Shericka Jackson and Noah Lyles both smash 200m sprint records at World Championships

(CNN.com) It was a spectacular night of sprinting at the World Championships on Thursday as records tumbled in both the men’s and women’s 200m finals. First, Shericka Jackson set a new national and championship record after beating Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce to gold. The Jamaican dominated the race and won in a time of 21.45 seconds – becoming the second fastest woman of all-time behind only American Florence Griffith-Joyner. It was … Continue reading Shericka Jackson and Noah Lyles both smash 200m sprint records at World Championships