LONDON 2017: Day 8 schedule for Jamaicans at World Championships
Created : 10 August 2017
National champion Danielle Williams.
National champion Danielle Williams will be in action at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London on Friday as she begins her campaign to defend her 100-metre hurdles title.
The 24-year-old Williams will run out of lane five in heat one. Three other Jamaicans will compete in sprint hurdles. They are Megan Simmonds, who was second at the national championships, Yanique Thompson and Rushelle Burton.
The four sprint hurdlers are among seven Jamaicans down to compete on the day.
BELOW IS DAY 8 SCHEDULE FOR JAMAICAN ATHLETES
WOMEN'S DISCUS THROW QUALIFICATION - 4:10 AM
Tarasue Barnett & Kellion Knibb (Group A)
Shadae Lawrence (Group B)
WOMEN'S 100M HURDLES HEATS
Danielle Williams (Heat 1) - 4:45 AM
Megan Simmonds (Heat 2) - 4:53 AM
Yanique Thompson (Heat 3) - 5:01 AM
Rushelle Burton (Heat 4) - 5:09 AM