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Jonielle Smith said she “felt good” in her first outing at a major championship.

She quickly progressed to the semi-finals of the women’s 100m at the 17th IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 on Saturday (28 Sept).

“It felt good,” she said after running 11.20 for third in heat 3, won by Great Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith in 10.96s.

“I was honestly nervous but glad I was able to go out there and made it to the semi-finals comfortably,” she added.

Now Smith is “just hoping to do my best moving forward.”

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Anthony Foster is a renowned Jamaican sports journalist, honored twice as the Jamaica sports journalist of the year (in 2004 and 2005). His journalistic achievements are globally recognized. Notably, he authored an award-winning article on Usain Bolt, the iconic 6-time Olympic champion, 11-time World champion, and record holder for the sprint double. This significant piece was published in the Jamaica Gleaner in 2004. Anthony's extensive coverage includes prestigious events such as the Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, London 2012, and Rio 2016. He has also provided coverage for seven (7) World Athletics Championships held between 2007 and 2022, alongside various other international sporting events. Noteworthy mentions comprise his coverage of the 2007 World Cup of cricket and his cherished experience reporting on the 2004 clash between his favorite football team, Argentina, and the USA.


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