United States wins men's 4x400 metres relay gold at world athletics

Updated: 17 August 2013 09:07 IST

The Americans, for whom 400m individual world champion Lashawn Merritt ran the final leg, timed 2min 58.71sec while Jamaica took silver (2:59.88) and Russia the bronze (2:59.90).

United States wins men's 4x400 metres relay gold at world athletics

Moscow:

The United States won the men's 4x400 metres relay title at the World Athletics Championships on Friday in Moscow.

The Americans, for whom 400m individual world champion Lashawn Merritt ran the final leg, timed 2min 58.71sec while Jamaica took silver (2:59.88) and Russia the bronze (2:59.90).

Topics : Athletics United States Olympics 2012
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