IAAF YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS NEWS

Montsho first, McPherson second in women's 400M

Friday, July 19, 2013

KINGSTON, Jamaica- Amantle Montsho of Botswana won the women's 400m in a world leading 49.33 seconds at the Monaco Diamond League meet on Friday. 

Jamaica's Stephanie McPherson ran a personal best of 49.92 seconds to finish second, followed by American Francena McCorory in 49.96 seconds, also a personal best. 

Another Jamaican Rosemarie Whyte was fourth in her season's best 50.86, while teammate Novelene Williams-Mills did not finish. 

 

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