Jamaicans Sweep Women’s100m Medals At Tokyo Olympics

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Jamaicans sweep women's 100m at Tokyo

Jamaica swept the women’s 100 metres medals at Tokyo’s Olympic Stadium, with Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce taking silver in 10.74 and Shericka Jackson claiming bronze in 10.76.

This was the first Jamaican swept the 100m medals since the women having achieved the same feat at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Elaine Thompson-Herah has broken Florence Griffith Joyner’s Olympic record in the women’s 100 metres to successfully defend the gold medal she won in Rio in 2016.