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Doha 2019: Elaine Thompson 2nd in 100m semi-final heat

Sunday, September 29, 2019

DOHA, Qatar — Elaine Thompson finished second in the first women's 100m semi-final heat at the 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar 

The 2016 Olympic champion clocked 11:00 seconds and was beaten by Marie-Josée Ta Lou of the Ivory Coast, who finished in 10.58s.

Only the first two runners automatically qualify for the finals.