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Noah Lyles defended his 200-meter title in electric fashion in a second U.S. sprint sweep, while Shericka Jackson thwarted Jamaican teammate Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce’s bid for a sprint double in the women’s race at the world championships on Thursday.

After Fred Kerley led a 1-2-3 finish for Team USA in the men’s 100, Lyles made no mistakes over the longer sprint, racing home in 19.31 seconds in Eugene.

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