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Jamaican Jackson smashed 200m record at World Athletics Championship

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Budapest, Aug 25 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican sprinter Shericka Jackson prevailed here today in the final 200-meter dash at the Budapest 2023 World Athletics Championships, where she smashed the record for this competition.

The current Olympic and world champion of the specialty established an exceptional 21.41 seconds, which ranks second in the historical list of the double hectometer for ladies.

Silver and bronze went to the United States, through Gabrielle Thomas (21.60) and Sha’Carri Richardson (21.92).

In this way, the gold and bronze medalists repeated the podium with respect to the 100 meters, where Richardson was first and Jackson second.

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