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Karsten Warholm celebrates his 400m hurdles triumph at the IAAF World Championships London 2017

The final was a highly anticipated rematch of last summer's Olympic final in which Miller-Uibo dove at the finish line and just barely edged out Felix for the gold medal.

She seemed to have the race sewn up when she suddenly pulled up, stumbled before dragging herself across the line.

But the surprise athlete of Phyllis Francis came home with the gold medal after Miller-Uibo pulled up in the home straight, who ended up finishing down in fourth. Another American, defending champion Allyson Felix, would finish back in third. In fourth was Miller-Uibo.

Miller-Uibo, who edged Felix by.07 in Rio, was poised to win her first world title through 350 meters.

Francis ran 49.92 in London yesterday to take the gold ahead of Bahrain's Salwa Eid Naser and the US' Allyson Felix. "Coming to these championships, I really did not think about a medal".

Felix's bronze took her world championship medal haul to 14, matching the record of Jamaican sprinters Usain Bolt and Merlene Ottey.

Although Bolt is expected to medal in the 4×100-meter relay to reach 15 world championship medals, Felix could maintain the tie with a medal in the 4×400 relay, which the United States is favored to win. Felix was third in 50.08.

"I can not lie, I am disappointed to lose one gold tonight, but the championships is not over yet, so we keep going", the 31-year-old Felix said, according to The New York Times.

Isaac Makwala also qualified for the 200m final after getting a late go-ahead to compete. The South African won the 400m on Tuesday.

"I am happy because I just went out there to have fun ... and that's what I did, and I came out with the results I wanted". Both runner failed to qualify for their respective finals. I wanted to make the top eight and that's what I did.

The Chinese threw her fifth attempt 19.94m to win from Anita Marton by 45 centimetres, while Olympic champion Michelle Carter could only do enough for bronze.

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