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Simpson, McLaughlin down the track as US’s Williams win 200m

Friday, August 17, 2012 | 1:40 PM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Charonda Williams of the US won the women’s 200m at today’s Diamond League meet in Stockholm.

Williams beat another American, Bianaca Knight (22.86) into second.

Third was Ukraine’s Mariya Ryemen (22.94).

Two Jamaicans, Anneshia McLaughlin (22.96) and Sherone Simpson (23.15) finished fourth and sixth respectively.

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