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Photo: Reigning champion Elaine Thompson-Herah has advanced to the final of the Women's 100m 

 

 

 

All three Jamaican women safely navigated their respective semifinals to advance to the final of the 100m which will close the show on the second day of track and field at the Tokyo Olympic Games, Saturday morning, Jamaica time. 

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Photo: Former 100m Olympic Champion Shelly Ann-Fraser-Pryce is the fastest women over 100m this season with a best of 10.63s. 

 

 

 

 

The highly anticipated track and field section of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games gets going tonight local time. The running of the Women’s 100m is set to close the show on what is effectively the morning session in Japan.

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Photo: Jamaica Athletics Adminitrative Association (JAAA) President Garth Gayle “We will be meeting with our competitions commission shortly. Following that meeting we will have an earnest meeting with our coaches and our technical leader, to ensure that our athletes are taken care of prior to departure for Tokyo.” 

 

 

 

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Photo: Shauna-Kay Hines, (kicking) has been selected to promote next year's postponed Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

 

 

 

 

Jamaican athlete, Shauna-Kay Hines, has been selected by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) - the worldwide governing body for para sports - for an ongoing initiative in social media to promote next year's postponed Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.