Martina wins Lausanne 200m, Jason Young second

Thursday, July 04, 2013

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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
1 MARTINA Churandy NED 20.01 SB 0.155
2 YOUNG Jason JAM 20.20 =SB 0.153
3 SAIDY NDURE Jaysuma NOR 20.40
0.162
4 ELLINGTON James GBR 20.46
0.124
5 YOUNG Isiah USA 20.48
0.170
6 FORSYTHE Mario JAM 20.75
0.184
7 MUKHALA Titus Kafunda ZAM 21.00
0.171
8 DODSON Jeremy USA 21.01
0.147
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