Elaine staying positive ahead of 200m final

Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson continued to impress in the women’s 200 metres as she strode to an easy victory in her semifinals heat at the World Championships #Beijing2015 on Thursday.

Thompson easily covered her rivals at the completion of the curve, which she came off of with Candyce McGrone of the United States of America, but moved away to win in 22.13 seconds with the latter doing 22.26 as Ivet Lalova-Collio of Bulgaria was third in 22.32. Trinidad and Tobago’s Reyare Thomas was seventh in 23.03.