BUDAPEST, Hungary (August 26) – The complete men’s 4x100m relay final results, and recap as USA’s Noah Lyles completed a superb sprint treble at the 2023 World Athletics Championships after anchoring his team to victory to claim a third gold medal at Budapest23 on Saturday.
Brought into the team to compete in the final, Lyles, who earlier this week won the 100m and 200m double, powered Team USA home to victory here today –teaming up with Christian Coleman, Fred Kerley, Brandon Carnes to clock a world-leading time of 37.38.
Olympic champion Italy, with Lamont Marcell Jacobs on the second leg, collected a very impressive silver medal in 37.62 seconds, while a very young Jamaican team held off Great Britain to secure the bronze medal in 37.76 to the British 37.80.
Before the triumph today, the USA had won just one gold medal in the men’s 4x100m relay from the last seven World Championships, following a series of fumbles and disqualifications, either in the heats or in the final.
Here’s the detailed table and key information for the men’s 4x100m relay Final Results:
- Event: Men’s 4x100m Relay Final Results
- Location: Budapest (HUN)
- Date: 19-27 August 2023
- World Record (WR): 36.84 by Jamaica (JAM) in London (GBR) on 11 Aug 2012.
- Championships Record (CR): 37.04 by Jamaica (JAM) in Daegu (KOR) on 4 Sep 2011.
- World Leading (WL): 37.38 by United States (USA) in Budapest on 26 Aug 2023.
- Date: 26 August 2023
- Temperature: 29° C
- Humidity: 56%
- Start Time: 21:42
|Place||Team||Lane||Result||Athletes & Reaction Time|
|1||USA||8||37.38||Christian Coleman, Fred Kerley, Brandon Carnes, Noah Lyles – 0.146|
|2||Italy||5||37.62||Roberto Rigali, Lamont Marcell Jacobs, Lorenzo Patta, Filippo Tortu – 0.148|
|3||Jamaica||6||37.76||Ackeem Blake, Oblique Seville, Ryiem Forde, Rohan Watson – 0.168|
|4||Great Britain & NI||4||37.80||Jeremiah Azu, Zharnel Hughes, Adam Gemili, Eugene Amo-Dadzie – 0.148|
|5||Japan||9||37.83||Ryuichiro Sakai, Hiroki Yanagita, Yuki Koike, Abdul Hakim Sani Brown – 0.164|
|6||France||3||38.06||Méba Mickaël Zeze, Pablo Mateo, Ryan Zeze, Mouhamadou Fall – 0.156|
|–||South Africa||7||DNF||Shaun Maswanganyi, Benjamin Richardson, Clarence Munyai, Akani Simbine – 0.172|
|–||Brazil||2||DQ||Rodrigo Do Nascimento, Jorge Vides, Erik Cardoso, Felipe Bardi – 0.150|
Note: Brazil was disqualified due to passing the baton outside the takeover zone (early/late takeover).
PHOTO: Noah Lyles anchors USA to gold. The men’s 4x100m relay results at the 2023 World Athletics Championships. Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images for World Athletics