Team USA 4x100m out

Athletics - Another relay fail as U.S. men finish sixth in heat to miss final

Summary:

  • Poor changeovers leave super-charged squad sixth in heat
  • Latest in series of sprint relay failures for U.S.
  • "Total embarrassment" says Carl Lewis
  • Jamaica fastest of the semi-finalists

The U.S. team featured two of the individual 100m finalists, Fred Kerley and Ronnie Baker, the world leader Trayvon Bromell, and Cravon Gillespie, who also ran the heats en route to their 2019 world championship-winning title.