Jamaican 4x200 Meters Relay Team Shatters World Record

Jamaican 4 X 200 relay team

The Jamaican 4X200 meters relay team led by Olympic silver medalist Yohan Blake shattered the world record in the men's 4x200 meters relay by clocking one minute 18.63 seconds at the IAAF World Relays in Nassau Bahamas on Saturday.

The Jamaicans best the record set by the U.S. team anchored by Carl Lewis in 1994 by 0.05 seconds.

St. Kitts and Nevis finished a close second with a time of 1:20.51, while France came in third and set a European record of 1:20.66.

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