Williams-Mills, McPherson for 400m final
Jamaica’s Novlene Williams-Mills and Stephanie McPherson both held on to place third in their respective semi-finals of the women’s 400 metre to move on to the final tomorrow at 12:15 p.m.
However, the other quarter-miler Patricia Hall running in heat one did not fare as well, ending eighth in 52.62.
Williams-Mills running in heat two, clocked 50.34 to qualify as one of the fastest losers behind automatic qualifiers, Britain’s Christine Ohurugu (49.75) and America’s Natasha Hastings (49.94).
In heat three McPherson ran 49.99 to end third, behind America’s Francena McCorory's personal best 49.86 and Russia's Antonina Krisvoshapka's who also clocked 49.99.
SEE FULL WORLD CHAMPS SCHEDULE - SUNDAY
12:05 AM Men’s 110 Metres Hurdles Decathlon
12:40 AM Men’s 110 Metres Hurdles Heats
1:00 AM Men’s Discus Throw Decathlon Group A
1:30 AM Women’s 1500 Metres Heats
1:45 AM Women’s Shot Put Qualification
2:05 AM Men’s 400 Metres Heats
2:20 AM Men’s Discus Throw Decathlon Group B
2:55 AM Women’s 100 Metres Heats
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4:05 AM Men’s Pole Vault Decathlon
8:00 AM Men’s 20 Kilometres Race Walk Final
8:15 AM Men’s Javelin Throw Decathlon Group A
9:30 AM Men’s Javelin Throw Decathlon Group B
10:00 AM Women’s Long Jump Final
10:05 AM Men’s 100 Metres Semi-Final
10:10 AM Women’s Pole Vault Qualification
10:35 AM Men’s 800 Metres Semi-Final
11:05 AM Women’s 400 Metres Semi-Final
11:15 AM Women’s Discus Throw Final
11:35 AM Men’s 1500 Metres Decathlon
12:05 PM Women’s 10,000 Metres Final
12:50 PM Men’s 100 Metres Final
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