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RIO 2016: Grenada’s James takes 400-metre silver

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Several Caribbean athletes took off in the Rio 2016 400-metre finals over the weekend but it was an athlete from South Africa that stole the spotlight.

Wayde van Niekerk won gold in the event by running a world record time of 43.03 seconds.

James — the defending Olympic champion — took silver with a time of 43.76 seconds while American LaShawn Merritt won bronze in 43.85 seconds.

Trinidad and Tobago’s Machel Cedenio took fourth in 44.01 seconds while Grenada’s other runner — this marks the first time Grenada had two athletes in an Olympic final — took seventh in a time of 44.45 seconds.

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Kevin Morales

Kevin Morales

Cayman 27 News Director Kevin Morales is an award-winning journalist with more than 12 years of experience. Kevin is a Milwaukee, Wis., native. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in journalism in 2005 from the University of Minnesota. He's a proud father and a loyal fan of the Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers, Milwaukee Bucks and U of M Golden Gophers.

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