Chambers through to boys' 100m finals at World Under-20 Championships
Raymond Graham, Gleaner Writer
Jamaica will only have one representative in the boys' 100 metres final scheduled for 2:35 p.m. Jamaica time, following semi-finals action in Bydgoszcz, Poland, at the World Under-20 Championships.
Raheem Chambers, who finished third in semi-final one in 10.36 seconds, qualified as the fastest loser.
Jhevaughn Matherson, the other Jamaican, failed to advance after finishing fourth in his semi-final three in 10.40 seconds to end with the 10th fastest time overall.
South Africa's Tiotlisa Leotleela, who won semi-final three, was the fastest qualifier with 10.20 seconds, just ahead of the United States' Noah Lyles, who won semi-final two in 10.22 seconds.
Filippo Tortuga of Italy was the winner of semi-final one in 10.26 seconds.