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.