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DOHA 2019 | Three Jamaicans hunt medals today

Published:Friday | October 4, 2019 | 8:22 AM
Tajay Gayle celebrates after winning gold in the long jump - Gladstone Taylor photo

Three more Jamaicans will be in the hunt for medals as the IAAF World Championships continue today from Doha, Qatar.

Rushell Clayton will battle in the womens 400m hurdles final starting at 1:30 p.m 

Clayton will line up in lane five between American favourites Sydney McLaughlin and Dalilah Muhammad.

Later in the afternoon, Akeem Bloomfield and Demish Gaye will compete in the men's 400m final at 2:20 p.m.

The duo who qualifed as the two fastest losers in the semi-finals will line up in lanes two and three respectively.

Meanwhile, the relay teams will be in action as the first round of the men's and women's 4x100m will  begin today.

The women's 4x100 heats begin at 12:40 p.m with Jamaica in the second heat in lane eight.

The men's 4x100m first round will start at 1:05 p.m with Jamaica in heat one with the United States and Great Britain.