The Jamaican women were back on the track at the Rio 2016 Olympics, on Monday morning. Participating in the Women’s 200m Round 1 were Simone Facey, Elaine Thompson and Veronica Campbell Brown. VCB did not make it through to the semi finals, however Thompson and Facey will represent Jamaica in the semis.
MONDAY, AUGUST 15
7:30 a.m.: Men’s Triple jump qualifying round, Groups A and B
7:35 a.m.: Women’s 200m Round 1
9:35 a.m.: Men’s 400m Hurdles Round 1
6:30p.m.: Women’s Discus Throw qualifying round, Group A
6:40 p.m.: Men’s 110m Hurdles Round 1
7:30 p.m.: Women’s 400m Hurdles Round 1
8:25 p.m.: Men’s 800m Final
8:45 p.m.: Women’s 400m Final
|1||Marie-Josee Ta Lou||Côte d’Ivoire||22.31s|
|2||Deajah Stevens||United States||22.45s|
|3||Tori Bowie||United States||22.47s|
|4||Michelle-Lee Ahye||Trinidad & Tobago||22.50s|
|6||Murielle Ahouré||Côte d’Ivoire||22.52s|
|8||Jenna Prandini||United States||22.62s|
|12||Jodie Williams||Great Britain||22.69s|
|14||Edidiong Ofonime Odiong||Bahrain||22.74s|
|15||Dina Asher-Smith||Great Britain||22.77s|
|16||Semoy Hackett||Trinidad & Tobago||22.78s|
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Participating in the Women’s 200m Round 1 were Simone Facey, Elaine Thompson and Veronica Campbell Brown. VCB did not make it through to the semi finals, however Thompson and Facey will represent Jamaica in the semis.