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Fraser-Pryce, Stewart ease to 100m final

Published:Monday | August 12, 2013 | 11:02 AM





Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce will be seeking to reclaim her world 100m title when the final of the event gets under way at 12:50 this afternoon



Fraser-Pryce, running in semi-final three qualified with a time of 10.87 with her compatriot Kerron Stewart placing second in 10.97 to also make it through to the final.



They will join the likes of America's Carmelita Jeter and Ivory Coast's Muriel Ahoure who both ran 10.95 in the semis.



Nigeria Blessings Okagbare (11.08) is also among the qualifiers for the women's 100m final.



Jamaican Schillonie Calvert running in semi-final one ended fourth in 11.28 while Sheri-Ann Brooks in semi-final two was sixth in 11.40 but these times were not good enough to take them to the next round.



SEE TODAY'S FULL SCHEDULE BELOW:



12:30 AM Women's 100 Metres Hurdles Heptathlon

12:40 AM Men's Discus Throw Qualification Group A

1:10 AM Men's 3000 Metres Steeplechase - Heats

1:35 AM Women's High Jump Heptathlon

2:05 AM Men's Discus Throw Qualification Group B



2:05 AM Men's 400 Metres Hurdles

Annsert Whyte (Heat 3)

Leford Green (Heat 4)

Isa Phillips (Heat 5)




2:50 AM Women's 400 Metres Hurdles - Heats

Kaliese Spencer (Heat 1)

Nickiesha Wilson (Heat 2)

Ristananna Tracey (Heat 3)

Danielle Dowie (Heat 4)




9:45 AM Women's Shot Put Heptathlon - Group A

10:00 AM Men's Pole Vault - Final



10:05 AM Men's 110 Metres Hurdles - Semi-Final

Hansle Parchment (Heat 1)

Andrew Riley (Heat 2)




10:35 AM Women's 100 Metres - Semi-Final

Schillonie Calvert (Heat 1)

Sheri-Ann Brooks (Heat 2)

Kerron Stewart (Heat 3)

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (Heat 3)




11:05 AM Men's 400 Metres - Semi-Final

Javon Francis (Heat 1)

Omar Johnson (Heat 2)

Javere Bell (Heat 3)




11:25 AM Women's Shot Put - Final

11:30 AM Men's Hammer Throw - Final

11:35 AM Women's 200 Metres Heptathlon

*12:15 PM Women's 400 Metres - Final

*12:30 PM Men's 110 Metres Hurdles - Final

*12:50 PM Women's 100 Metres - Final



*: Key final to watch




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