Rushell Clayton celebrates bronze in Doha 2019 Oregon22

Jamaican Rushell Clayton ran 55.15 to beat her countrywoman Nikita Tracey 55.51 in the women’s 400m hurdles at the Aliann Pompey Invitational in 2018.

The event was held at the Leonora Stadium in Guyana. Clayton went on to win bronze in the event at the Doha 2019 World Athletics Championships.

1 # 82 Clayton, Rushell Jamaica 55.15
2 # 84 Tracey, Nikita Jamaica 55.52
3 # 16 Hechavarria, Zuri Cuba 56.10
4 # 96 Bellille, Janeil Trinidad & Tobago 56.22
5 # 91 Claxton, Grace Puerto Rico 59.28


By Anthony Foster

Is a two-time Jamaica sports journalist of the year (2004 and 2005) and world-renowned journalist. One of his award-winning articles was on Usain Bolt, 6-time Olympic champion, 11-time World champion and sprint double record holder, was published in the Jamaica Gleaner in 2004. Anthony has covered Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio 2016; Six (6) IAAF World Athletics Championships between 2007 and 2019 and several other international sporting events, including the 2007 World Cup of cricket and his favourite football team, Argentina vs the USA in 2004.

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