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Jamaica wins silver medal in men's 4X400

Published:Friday | August 16, 2013 | 12:48 PM





Jamaica's Javon Francis ran a scintillating anchor leg to secure a silver medal for the team in the men's 4X400m final in Moscow, Russia.



Francis collected the baton in fifth position after a weak first, second and third legs and ran a brilliant race to end in a season best 2:59.88 behind America's Lashwan Merrit whose team ran a world leading 2:58.71.

SEE TODAY'S FULL SCHEDULE BELOW:



12:30 AM W Javelin Throw Qualification Group A



12:45 AM W 100 Metres Hurdles Heats

Andrea Bliss (Heat 2)

Danielle Williams (Heat 3)

Shermaine Williams (Heat 5)




1:00 AM M Triple Jump Qualification



1:35 AM M 200 Metres Heats

Warren Weir (Heat 3)

Nickel Ashmeade (Heat 4)

Jason Livermore (Heat 5)

Usain Bolt (Heat 7)




2:00 AM W Javelin Throw Qualification Group B



2:30 AM W 4x400 Metres Relay Heats

Kaliese Spencer

Anastasia Leroy

Rosemarie Whyte

Christine Day




10:00 AM W Hammer Throw Final

10:05 AM M 1500 Metres Semi-Final



10:30 AM M Long Jump Final

Damar Forbes



*10:40 AM M 200 Metres Semi-Final



11:10 AM M Shot Put Final

11:15 AM W 800 Metres Semi-Final

11:45 AM M 5000 Metres Final



12:15 PM W 200 Metres Final

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce



12:30 PM M 4x400 Metres Relay Final

**Rusheen McDonald

**Javere Bell

**Edino Steele

**Javon Francis



*: Key semi final to watch

**: Tentative




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WATCH: Javon Francis prizes Moscow debut




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