Three Caribbean athletes have advanced to the Men’s 400-metre finals at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon.
In the semi-finals on Wednesday, Olympic champion Kirani James of Grenada won Heat 2 with a time of 44.74s. He enters the finals with the fourth fastest time overall.
From Heat 1, Jamaica’s Christopher Taylor placed third, running a season-best of 44.97s to qualify. He enters the finals with the slowest time.
And Jonathan Jones of Barbados finished in third place in Heat 3 in a time of 44.78s to advance.
The finals take place today, Friday, July 22, 2022.