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  • Relay gold eases Ashmeade pain

    Relay gold eases Ashmeade pain

    Barely missing out on a medal at the IAAF World Championships; not once, but twice, can break the most resilient spirit.... read more

  • DREAM SWEEP - Jamaica takes six sprint gold in nine-medal haul

    DREAM SWEEP - Jamaica takes six sprint gold in nine-medal haul

    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce became the first Jamaican woman to win three gold medals at a senior championship and Usain Bolt also made it a trio of wins after Jamaica's 4x100m relay teams ended the IAAF World Championships with fireworks and a double gold-medal sweep at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia.... read more

  • Jamaica on top of sprinting world

    Jamaica on top of sprinting world

    The debate is dead! In the fight to determine the official sprint capital of the world, Jamaica scored a decisive knockout over arch-rival United States (US) and the rest of the globe at the 2013 World Championships in Athletics (WCA) here, adding an exclamation point yesterday (August 18) with two more gold medals in the relays.... read more

  • Bolt rubbishes Rodgers' post-relay comments

    Bolt rubbishes Rodgers' post-relay comments

    Sprint legend Usain Bolt has expressed shock at comments made by Mike Rodgers, a member of USA's 4x100m team, which finished second behind Jamaica on yesterday's final day of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships.... read more

IN THE BLOGS

  • All-conquering Jamaicans

    Andre Lowe, Senior Staff Reporter MOSCOW, Russia: The 2013 IAAF World Championships in Athletics is now a thing of the past, and as I get ready to say goodbye to this beautiful city, it is with an appreciation of the good things about Moscow, Russi...

  • Of Russian and racism

    Andre Lowe, Senior Staff Reporter MOSCOW, Russia: Yesterday was quite an amazing day inside the Luzhniki Stadium as Jamaica once again took over the World Championships. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce storming to a 200m win and the young 4x400m team on the ...

  • Personal best but medal missing

    Andre Lowe, Senior Staff Reporter MOSCOW, Russia: Despite posting a new personal best (which shall not be mentioned here), I will not return as the Caribbean media champion in the 800m from the IAAF World Championships' media race. Let me just a...

  • ‘Where you from, Jamaica?’

    Andre Lowe, Senior Staff Reporter MOSCOW, Russia: Photographer Ricardo Makyn and I took a quizzical glance at each other. We were decked in Jamaican gear from top to bottom; there was a big Jamaica flag on our accreditation cards that dangled from o...

Trivia Q & A » How many medals did Jamaica win at the IAAF Daegu World Championships in 2011?

A. 9

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Watch this video: Goodbye to Russia from Moscow Metro
Goodbye to Russia from Moscow Metro

The Gleaner's award winning team of Andre Lowe and Ricardo Makyn say goodbye to Russia at the end of the IAAF World Championships with a tour on the Moscow Metro. Watch this video.

Schedule »

Day 8 - August 17, 2013

Time Sex Event Round
6:30 AM M Marathon Final
9:00 AM W High Jump Final
9:20 AM W 100 Metres Hurdles Semi-Final
9:35 AM M Javelin Throw Final
9:55 AM W 5000 Metres Final
10:30 AM W 100 Metres Hurdles Finals
10:45 AM W 4x400 Metres Relay Final
11:05 AM M 200 Metres Final

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