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Doha 2019: Bloomfield, Gaye move on to 400m final

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

DOHA, Qatar — Akeem Bloomfield and Demish Gaye have qualified as the two fastest losers for the men's 400 metres final at the 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships inside Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Qatar.

Both Jamaicans were third in their respective heats.

Bloomfield clocked 44.77 seconds in heat three behind Machel Cedenio (44.41) of Trinidad and Tobago and Colombia's Anthony Jose Zambrano (44.55s).

Meanwhile, Gaye ran a season's best 44.66s in heat two, which was won by Steven Gardiner (44.13s) of the Bahamas, with Grenada's Kirani James second in 44.23s.