#TokyoGoldRush | Chad Wright through but Dacres, Smikle out of Discus Throw
World Athletics Championships discus throw silver medallist Fedrick Dacres is Jamaica's first major track and field casualty at the Tokyo Olympics.
Dacres, who has been recovering from a hand surgery done late last year, missed the final of the Men's Discus Throw after throwing a best mark of 62.91m in Group B on Thursday night (Jamaica time).
His countryman, Chad Wright however advanced with a season's best 62.93m.
Traves Smikle, who competed in Group A, was also eliminated, after a best throw of 59.04m.