Chijindu UJAH

Chijindu UJAH - Great Britain - 4x100m relay Gold medal at 2017 World Championships.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 12 August 2017

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Saturday, 05 March 1994
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Ponders End, England.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Great Britain
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Chijindu UJAH - Great Britain - 4x100m relay Gold medal at 2017 World Championships.

Chijindu Ujah is seen second from the left between Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake and Adam Gemili as the team
celebrate their victory in the last event, on the Saturday night.


The quartet of Chijindu Ujah, Adam Gemili, Danny Talbot and Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake not only beat
the United States (Usain Bolt pulled up for Jamaica) but they set a new European and
British record of 37.47 seconds and won the Gold medals.

They also recorded fastest time in the World in 2017.


2017 World Championships. Men's 4x100 metres final.


 1. Chijindu Ujah
Adam Gemili
Danny Talbot
Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake

GBR 37.47
 2. Mike Rodgers
Justin Gatlin
Jaylen Bacon
Christian Coleman

USA 37.52
 3. Shuhei Tada
Shota Iizuka
Yoshihide Kiryu
Kenji Fujimitsu
JAP 38.04


In the semi-finals of the men's 100 metres Chijindu failed to qualify for the final
by three hundredths of a second.