Tokyo Olympics: Asher-Smith Through To 200m Semi-Final

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Dina Asher-Smith made a smooth transition from the 100m heats to become the first British woman to win an Olympic individual sprint gold.

With a time of 11.07 seconds, Asher-Smith finished second to American Teahna Daniels and advanced to the semi-finals.

Daryll Neita and Asha Philip, teammates, finished second in their heats to qualify for the semi-finals on Saturday.

Jemma Reekie, Keely Hodgkinson, and Alex Bell all qualified for the semi-finals of the women’s 800m. Tom Gale, a high jumper, reached the men’s final with a season-best of 2.28m.

Source: BBC Sport

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