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Two Americans Broke the World Record in the 400 Hurdles. Only One Could Win Gold.

For the second day running, the 400-meter hurdle race yielded two world records in the same race.

8/4/2021 9:15:00 AM

For the second day in a row, an American runner broke the world record in the 400-meter hurdles here—and went home with a silver medal.

For the second day running, the 400-meter hurdle race yielded two world records in the same race.

Aug. 4, 2021 1:40 am ETTOKYO—For the second day in a row, an American runner broke the world record in the 400-meter hurdles here—and went home with a silver medal.This time, however, the winner was also from Team USA.The gold medalist was Sydney McLaughlin, who charged ahead of teammate and defending Olympic gold medalist Dahlia Muhammad after the final hurdle to win the women’s 400 hurdles in 51.46 seconds. Muhammad crossed second in 51.58 seconds. Both Americans ran faster than the previous world record of 51.90, set by McLaughlin at the U.S. Olympic track and field trials in June.

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Just a day earlier, the same thing played out in the men’s field. Karsten Warholm of Norwayobliterated his world recordby three-quarters of a second to finish in 45.95 seconds. Just behind him was Rai Benjamin of the United States, whose time of 46.12 was nearly a half second faster than any man had ever hurdled around one lap of the track—until Tuesday.

“I don’t understand how this is all happening, honestly,” said Viktoriya Tkachuk of Ukraine, who finished sixth on Wednesday. Read more: The Wall Street Journal »

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The M&M women Mclauglin & Muhammad both broke the world record! And both represent and appreciate the United States of America! The most popular M&M combination since Mantle & Marris ! What an accomplishment 2 great athletes exhausting at their craft and being proud to run and represent the United States of America!!! For both of them to break the world record is phenomenal!

Because still some revolution space in the world. So we should go to build medias, academic groups, art organizations...for propaganda and enlightenment. Then Advanced young people will appear,revolution teams will be built. People can be mobilized,powers can be gotten naturally. Congrats! Tremendous Athletes!!

Is Muhammad an American name? Nothing. It's not worth mentioning. Cuz 'Olympic medals no longer show off nation's cultural power', from The Washington Post. Then it was never a world record good

Sydney McLaughlin Breaks World Record As She Races To Victory In 400-Meter HurdlesHer teammate, Dalilah Muhammad, broke the record too and won the silver medal. thanks Iron sharping Iron as US goes one two

Sydney McLaughlin sets world record; Dalilah Muhammad wins silver in 400 hurdlesThe 21-year-old McLaughlin won the women's 400-meter hurdles in dominant fashion, beating compatriot Dalilah Muhammad in a world record 51.46 seconds. Superstar!

Athletics-American McLaughlin breaks world record to win women's 400 hurdlesAmerican Sydney McLaughlin broke her own 400 metres hurdles world record to win the gold medal in 51.46 seconds at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday. That sucks. Hope she can glue it back together or get a new one or whatever. Vinyl us not cheap. Feel for her. Way to go - proud of you!!

Athletics-McLaughlin breaks world record to win 400 hurdles, Muhammad gets silverSydney McLaughlin shattered her own 400 metres hurdles world record to win gold in 51.46 seconds on Wednesday, getting the better of fellow American Dalilah Muhammad in a thrilling Tokyo Olympics final that lived up to all expectations. congrats to sidney gold medal and world record 4O0m hurdles.👍♥️💯

Sydney McLaughlin wins women's 400 meters hurdlesThe Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics are underway after the Games were delayed for almost a year because of the coronavirus pandemic. Follow here for the latest news on the Summer Olympics. I would sure love to see you at my premiere tomorrow. It's at 12 noon. See you then. and Femke Bol has an European Record! and bronze! 🥉ned What a finish , what a race , extremely exciting

Athletics-American McLaughlin breaks world record to win women's 400 hurdlesAmerican Sydney McLaughlin broke her own 400 metres hurdles world record to win the gold medal in 51.46 seconds at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday. That sucks. Hope she can glue it back together or get a new one or whatever. Vinyl us not cheap. Feel for her. Way to go - proud of you!!