Shericka Jackson wins 400m bronze for Jamaica
Shericka Jackson has claimed Jamaica’s fourth medal at the ongoing 15th IAAF World Championships.
The 21-year-old claimed bronze in a new personal best of 49.99 seconds.
The event was won by America’s Allyson Felix in world leading 49.26 for a record ninth World Championship gold.
Shaunae Miller of The Bahamas took the silver in a personal best 49.67.
Jamaica had a record four women in the final with Christine Day placing fourth in a new PB of 50.14.
Stephenie McPherson was fifth in 50.42 with 2007 bronze medallist, Novlene Williams-Mills running a season best 50.47 for sixth place.