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Martina wins Lausanne 200m, Jason Young second

Thursday, July 04, 2013 | 2:57 PM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Jamaica’s Jason Young was beaten into second place by Dutchman Churandy Martina (20.01) in the Lausanne 200 metres Thursday.

In a race minus the big guns Young seemed to have had it won some forty metres out but was overtaken by a fast finishing Martina in a season's best clocking.

Young clocked 20.20, also a season’s best, with Norway’s Jaysuma Saidy Ndure third in 20.40 

Jamaica's Mario Forsythe finished sixth in 20.75 seconds.

Rank Athlete Nation Result

Reaction time
1MARTINA ChurandyNED20.01SB0.155

2YOUNG JasonJAM20.20=SB0.153

3SAIDY NDURE JaysumaNOR20.40

0.162

4ELLINGTON JamesGBR20.46

0.124

5YOUNG IsiahUSA20.48

0.170

6FORSYTHE MarioJAM20.75

0.184

7MUKHALA Titus KafundaZAM21.00

0.171

8DODSON JeremyUSA21.01

0.147

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