National champion Danielle Williams will be among the Jamaican athletes in action today at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London.

She will be aiming to defend her 100-metre hurdles title.

Williams will run out of lane five in heat one. Three other Jamaicans -Megan Simmonds, Yanique Thompson and Rushelle Burton will also compete in sprint hurdles.  A total of seven Jamaicans are scheduled to compete today.

Schedule for Jamaican Athletes – Day 8

MORNING SESSION

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

AFTERNOON SESSION

WOMEN’S 100M HURDLES SEMI-FINALS – 1:05 PM
 

WOMEN’S 3000M STEEPLECHASE FINAL – 3:25 PM
Aisha Praught

National champion Danielle Williams via Youtube

via Loop Jamaica



                     

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National champion Danielle Williams will be among the Jamaican athletes in action today at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London.She will be aiming to defend her 100-metre hurdles title.Williams will run out of lane five in heat one. Three other Jamaicans -Megan Simmonds, Yanique Thompson and Rushelle Burton will...

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