Jamaica’s Fraser-Pryce smashes 40-year-old Pan Am Games record

XVIII Pan American Games - Lima 2019 - Athletics - Women's 200m Final - Athletics Stadium, Lima, Peru - August 9, 2019. Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce celebrates her gold medal finish. REUTERS/Henry Romero

LIMA (Reuters) – Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce broke the 40-year-old Pan Am Games 200 metres record when the twice Olympic 100 metres champion clocked 22.43 seconds to win gold on Friday. The 32-year-old clipped two-hundredths of a second off American Evelyn Ashford’s Games record of 22.45 set at San Juan, Puerto Rico in 1979. Fraser-Pryce, who […]

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