U.S. women’s 4×400 appeal rejected
HELSINKI (Reuters) – An appeal by the U.S. women’s 4×400
meters relay squad against their disqualification in the heats
was rejected on Saturday.
The defending champions were disqualified for multiple lane
On Friday the American men’s 4×100 meters relay team, also
the 2003 champions, were eliminated when the first two runners
dropped the baton between them.