Shericka Williams win at DN Galan
Shericka Williams recorded the only victory for Jamaica at the DN Galan World Athletics Tour Meet at Stockholm’s Olympic Stadium in Sweden today.
Williams won the women’s 400 metres in 50.63, while her teammate Novlene Williams-Mills finished fourth in 51.15.
Former world record holder Asafa Powell of Jamaica had to settle for third place in the men’s 100 metres in a wind-assisted 9.98. American Tyson Gay won the event in a fast wind-assisted 9.79.
Beijing double Olympic medallist Kerron Stewart of Jamaica also finished third in the women’s 200 metres.