Schippers wins 200m gold

Dafne Schippers of the Netherlands ran the third fastest time ever to win the 200 metres gold medal at the Athletics World Championships in Beijing on Friday.

Schippers won with a time of 21.63 seconds.

In second place was Jamaica's Elaine Thompson in 21.66 seconds and picking up the bronze medal was Veronica Campbell-Brown of Jamaica with a time of 21.97.