All The Americans Auto-Q To The Women's 100m Semis In Rainy Conditions

The first round of the women's 100m went down bright and early IAAF World Championships on Friday in London. Gina Luckenkemper of Germany had the fastest time of the day in the first heat with a big PB, but unfortunately rainy conditions made the track slower as the heats progressed.

All three American runners advanced easily with auto-qualifiers to the semifinals tomorrow, led by Tori Bowie winning her heat in 11.05. For the most part, all of the big names made it through, but India's Dutee Chand did not make it out of the first round, running 12.07 in her heat.

The 100m semifinal will take place on Sunday at 1:10 PM CT.

Semifinal Qualifiers:

PL ATHLETE COUNTRY RESULT WIND
1 Gina LÜCKENKEMPER GER 10.95 Q PB 1.3
2 Marie-Josée TA LOU CIV 11.00 Q 0
3 Murielle AHOURÉ CIV 11.04 Q 1.3
4 Rosangela SANTOS BRA 11.04 Q PB -0.1
5 Elaine THOMPSON JAM 11.05 Q 0.8
6 Tori BOWIE USA 11.05 Q -0.3
7 Dafne SCHIPPERS NED 11.08 Q 0
8 Jura LEVY JAM 11.09 Q 1.3
9 Mujinga KAMBUNDJI SUI 11.14 Q -0.1
10 Michelle-Lee AHYE TTO 11.14 Q -0.1
11 Crystal EMMANUEL CAN 11.14 Q PB 0.8
12 Asha PHILIP GBR 11.14 q SB 1.3
13 Daryll NEITA GBR 11.15 Q 0.6
14 Deajah STEVENS USA 11.17 Q 0.6
15 Natasha MORRISON JAM 11.21 Q 0.6
16 Kelly-Ann BAPTISTE TTO 11.21 q 0.6
17 Blessing OKAGBARE-IGHOTEGUONOR NGR 11.22 Q -0.3
18 Ewa SWOBODA POL 11.24 q SB 0.6
19 Carina HORN RSA 11.28 Q 0
20 Ariana WASHINGTON USA 11.28 Q 0.8
21 Simone FACEY JAM 11.29 q -0.1
22 Salomé KORA SUI 11.30 q 0
23 Ivet LALOVA-COLLIO BUL 11.31 Q -0.3
24 Desiree HENRY GBR 11.32 q -0.3

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