Olympics – Athletics – Sprint – 200 Meters

Background

In the women’s 100 Meters, Jamaica had a clean sweep of the Event.

Athletes

Bahamas

  1. Brianne Bethel
    • Country Representing:- Bahamas
    • Currently:-
      • University of Houston
    • Coaches
      • Carl Lewis
    • Family
      • Her twin sister, Brittni, is a teammate of hers on the Houston track team
    • Vital Statistics
      • Height: 5′:7”
    • Status
      • Not Running
    • Twitter
  2. Shaunae Miller-Uibo
    • Country Representing:- Bahamas
    • Events
      • World Champion
        • Year:- 2019
          • 400 Meters
            • 1st ( Gold )
        • Year:- 2017
          • 200 Meters
            • 3rd ( Bronze )
          • 400 Meters
            • 4th
      • Olympics
        • Year:- 2016
          • 400 Meters
            • 1st ( Gold )
    • Vital Statistics
      • Height: 6′:1”

France

  1. Gemima Joseph
    • Country Representing:- France
    • Bio
      • French Guiana

Great Britain

  1. Dina Asher-Smith
    • Country Representing:- Great Britain
    • Events
      • World Champion
        • Year:- 2019
          • 100 Meters
            • 2nd ( Silver )
          • 200 Meters
            • 1st ( Gold )
          • 4 By 100 Meters Relay
            • 2nd ( Silver )
      • Olympics
        • Year:- 2016
          • 4 By 100 Meters Relay
            • 3rd ( Bronze )
    • Vital Statistics
        • Height: 5:5
    • Status
      • Pulled Out due to injury

 

India

  1. Dutee Chand
    • Country Representing:- India

Ivory Coast

  1. Marie Josie Ta Lou
    • Country Representing:- Ivory Coast
    • Events
      • World Champion
        • Year:- 2019
          • 100 Meters
            • 3rd ( Bronze )
        • Year:- 2017
          • 100 Meters
            • 2nd ( Silver )
          • 200 Meters
            • 2nd ( Silver )
      • Olympics
        • Year:- 2016
          • 100 Meters
            • Finished 4th
          • 200 Meters
            • Finished 4th
    • Vital Statistics
      • Height: 5′:3”

Jamaica

  1. Elaine Thompson Herah
    • Country Representing:- Jamaica
    • Events
      • Olympics
        • Tokyo, Japan – 2021
          • 100 Meters
            • 1st ( Gold )
        • Rio – 2016
          • 100 Meters
            • 1st ( Gold )
          • 200 Meters
            • 1st ( Gold )
      • World Championship
        • Year:- 2019
          • 100 Meters
            • 4th
          • 200 Meters
            • 7th
        • Year:- 2017
          • 100 Meters
            • 5th
  2. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
    • Country Representing:- Jamaica
    • Events
      • Olympics
        • Tokyo, Japan – 2021
          • 100 Meters
            • 2nd ( Silver )
        • Rio – 2016
          • 100 Meters
            • 3rd ( Bronze )
      • World Championship
        • Dohan, Quata – 2019
          • 100 Meters
            • 1st
          • 200 Meters
            • Withdrawn
        • Year:- 2017
          • Did not participate
          • Went into labor while watching the competition
    • Vital Statistics
      • Height: 5′:0”
  3. Shericka Jackson
    • Country Representing:- Jamaica
    • Events
      • Olympics
        • Rio – 2016
          • 400 Meters
    • Vital Statistics

Namibia

  1. Christine Mboma
    • Country Representing:- Namibia
    • Events
      • Olympics
        • Tokyo, Japan – 2021
          • 200 Meters
            • ???
    • Qualification
      • Tokyo, Japan – 2021
        • 400 Meters
          • Both she and the other Namibian sprinter Beatrice Masilingi will not be allowed to run in the events between 400 meters and 1600 meters due to naturally high testosterone levels

Netherlands

  1. Dafne Schippers
    • Country Representing:- Netherlands
    • Events
      • Olympics
        • Tokyo, Japan – 2021
          • 200 Meters
            • ???
        • Rio – 2016
          • 100 Meters
            • 5th
          • 200 Meters
            • 2nd ( Silver )
      • World Championship
        • Year:- 2019
          • 100 Meter’s
            • 4th
          • 200 Meter’s
            • 7th
        • Year:- 2017
          • 100 Meter’s
            • 3rd ( Bronze )
          • 200 Meter’s
            • 1st ( Gold )
        • Year:- 2015
          • 100 Meter’s
            • 2nd ( Sliver )
          • 200 Meter’s
            • 1st ( Gold )
    • Social Media

Niger

  1. Aminatou Seyni
    • Country Representing:- Niger
    • Qualification
      • Tokyo, Japan – 2021
        • 400 Meters
          • Will not be able to complete

 

Nigeria

  1. Blessing Okagbare
    • Country Representing:- Nigeria
  2. Favour Ofili
    • Country Representing:- Nigeria
    • Currently:-
      • University of Louisiana

Spain

  1. Jaël Bestué
    • Country Representing:- Spain
    • Bio
      • Her father is from Annobón, Equatorial Guinea.

Switzerland

  1. Mujinga Kambundji
    • Country Representing:- Switzerland
    • Bio
      • Born in Bern to a Congolese-Swiss father, Safuka, and a Bernese mother, Ruth.
    • Events
      • Olympics
        • Tokyo, Japan – 2021
          • 200 Meters
            • ???
      • World Championship
        • Year:- 2019 – Doha
          • 200 Meter’s
            • 3rd ( Bronze )

United States

  1. Anavia Battle
    • Country Representing:- United States
    • Events
      • NCCA
    • Currently:-
      • University of Ohio
  2. Jenna Prandini
    • Country Representing:- United States
    • Events
      • Olympics
        • Rio – 2016
    • Vital Statistics
      • Height: 6:1
  3. Gabby Thomas
    • Country Representing:- United States
    • Vital Statistics
      • Height: 5:11

 

Event Schedule

  1. Tokyo 2020
    • Athletics – Women’s 200m Schedule
      Link

 

Videos

Heat

  1. Heat 1
    • Marie-Josee Ta Lou bests Shaunae Miller-Uibo in Heat 1 of women’s 200m | Tokyo Olympics | NBC Sports
      • Profile
        • Ivorian Marie-Josee Ta Lou won her first-round 200m heat in 22.30 over defending Olympic 400m champion Shaunae Miller-Uibo of the Bahamas.
      • Videos
        • Video
          Channel:- NBC Sports
          Date Published:- 2021-August-1st
          Date Added:- 2021-August-1st
          Link
  1. Heat 4
    • USA’s Gabby Thomas takes second in 200m heat, advances to semis | Tokyo Olympics | NBC Sports
      • Profile
        • American Gabby Thomas took second in the fastest heat of the event’s first round behind Namibia’s Christine Mboma, who equaled Allyson Felix’s world under-20 record in 22.11.
      • Videos
        • Video
          Channel:- NBC Sports
          Date Published:- 2021-August-1st
          Date Added:- 2021-August-1st
          Link

Semi-Finals

  1. Semi-Finals 1
    • Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce cruises into loaded women’s 200m final | Tokyo Olympics | NBC Sports
      • Profile
        • Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, the Tokyo Olympic 100m silver medalist, comfortably won the first women’s 200m semi in 22.13; American Jenna Prandini, fifth, didn’t advance to the final.
      • Videos
        • Video
          Channel:- NBC Sports
          Date Published:- 2021-August-2nd
          Date Added:- 2021-August-2nd
          Link
  2. Semi-Finals 2
    • Elaine Thompson-Herah flies to personal best, top 200m semi time | Tokyo Olympics | NBC Sports
      • Profile
        • Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson-Herah took the second 200m semifinal in a blistering 21.66, equaling her personal best from 2015 Worlds and advancing to the final for a chance at defending her double
      • Videos
        • Video
          Channel:- NBC Sports
          Date Published:- 2021-August-2nd
          Date Added:- 2021-August-2nd
          Link

Summary

Unfortunately, some of the athletes that are expected to do well, will not be participating.

Inclusive:-

  1. Bahama
    • Brianne Bethel
  2. Great Britain
    • Dina Asher-Smith
  3. Nigeria
    • Blessing Okagbare

 

References

  1. Athletes
    • Aminatou Seyni
      • Reuters
      • Niger sprint star in the middle of athletics’ hormone debate
        Link
    • Blessing Okagbare
      •  Reuters
        • Athletics-Nigerian sprinter Okagbare out of Games after failing drugs test
          Link
    • Christine Mboma
    • Dafne Schippers
    • Dina Asher-Smith
    • Dutee Chand
      • Tokyo Olympics, athletics: Watch live, India’s Dutee Chand in 200m heats
        Link
    • Elaine Thompson Heard
    • Favour Ofili
    • Jaël Bestué
    • Marie Josie Ta Lou
    • Mujinga Kambundji
    • Shaunae Miller-Uibo
    • Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
  2. News Media
    • SportsMax
      • 200m sweep for Jamaica’s women possible, but highly unlikely
        Link

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