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Jamaica Strikes Gold First in Rio in Women’s 100m race – video

Jamaica Strikes Gold First in Rio in Women’s 100m race

 RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, Sunday August 14, 2016 – Jamaica won the English-speaking Caribbean’s first medals at the Olympic Games in Rio last night – gold and bronze –  in a highly-anticipated women’s 100m final.

Elaine Thompson’s gold-winning run saw her dethroning two-time champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and ending her compatriot’s hopes of a hat-trick of 100m titles.

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