Jamaicans Mine Gold And Silver At World U20 Champs

National junior champion Tina Clayton defended her 100m title at the World Athletics Under 20 Championships on Wednesday night.

Clayton dashed to the line in a championship record of 10:95 seconds. 

She was followed by her compatriot, Serena Cole, who copped the silver in a time of 11:14 seconds. 

Third was Shawnti Jackson of the United States, who finished in 11:15 seconds.  

Jamaica is currently third on the medal table at the championship, with one gold, three silver, and one bronze. 

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