Athletics at the 2018 Commonwealth Games – Men's 4 × 100 metres relay

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Men's 4 × 100 metres relay
at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
Venue Carrara Stadium
Dates13 April (heats)
14 April (final)
Nations15
Winning time38.13
Medalists
Gold medal icon.svg   Flag of England.svg  England
Silver medal icon.svg   Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa
Bronze medal icon.svg   Flag of Jamaica.svg  Jamaica
  2014
2022  

The men's 4 × 100 metres relay at the 2018 Commonwealth Games , as part of the athletics programme, took place in the Carrara Stadium on 13 and 14 April 2018. [1]

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Records

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Games records were as follows: [2]

World record Flag of Jamaica.svg  Jamaica
(Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt)
36.84 London, United Kingdom 11 August 2012
Games record Flag of Jamaica.svg  Jamaica
(Jason Livermore, Kemar Bailey-Cole, Nickel Ashmeade, Usain Bolt)
37.58 Glasgow, Scotland 2 August 2014

Schedule

The schedule was as follows: [1]

DateTimeRound
Friday 13 April 201811:05First round
Saturday 14 April 201814:40Final

All times are Australian Eastern Standard Time (UTC+10)

Results

First round

The first round consisted of two heats. The three fastest teams per heat (plus two fastest losers) advanced to the final. [3] [4] [5]

Heat 1
RankNationAthletesResultNotesQual.
1Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa Henricho Bruintjies
Emile Erasmus
Anaso Jobodwana
Akani Simbine
38.71 Q
2Flag of Australia.svg  Australia Trae Williams
Rohan Browning
Jack Hale
Josh Clarke
38.78 SB Q
3Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka Himasha Eashan
Shehan Ambepitiya
Mohamed Ashrafu
Vinoj De Silva
39.47 Q
4Flag of The Gambia.svg  The Gambia Ebrahima Camara
Abdoulie Asim
Assan Faye
Adama Jammeh
40.57
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago.svg  Trinidad and Tobago Keston Bledman
Marc Burns
Nathan Farinha
Emmanuel Callender
R 170.6c
Flag of Antigua and Barbuda.svg  Antigua and Barbuda
Flag of Ghana.svg  Ghana
Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya
Heat 2
RankNationAthletesResultNotesQual.
1Flag of England.svg  England Reuben Arthur
Zharnel Hughes
Richard Kilty
Harry Aikines-Aryeetey
38.15 Q
2Flag of Jamaica.svg  Jamaica Everton Clarke
Nigel Ellis
Oshane Bailey
Yohan Blake
38.44 Q
3Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria Enoch Olaoluwa Adegoke
Usheoritse Itsekiri
Ogho-Oghene Egwero
Seye Ogunlewe
38.52 Q
4Flag of Barbados.svg  Barbados Shane Brathwaite
Ramon Gittens
Nicholas Deshong
Burkheart Ellis Jr
38.95 SB q
5Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia Nixson Anak Kennedy
Jonathan Nyepa
Badrul Hisham Abdul Manap
Khairul Hafiz Jantan
39.39 q
6Flag of Fiji.svg  Fiji Samuela Railoa
Aaron Powell
Eugene Vollmer
Petero Veitaqomaki
42.09
Flag of Canada.svg  Canada Sam Effah
Bismark Boateng
Oluwasegun Makinde
Gavin Smellie
R 170.7

Final

The medals were determined in the final. [2]

RankLaneNationAthletesResultNotes
Gold medal icon.svg6Flag of England.svg  England Reuben Arthur
Zharnel Hughes
Richard Kilty
Harry Aikines-Aryeetey
38.13 SB
Silver medal icon.svg5Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa Henricho Bruintjies
Emile Erasmus
Anaso Jobodwana
Akani Simbine
38.24 NR
Bronze medal icon.svg3Flag of Jamaica.svg  Jamaica Everton Clarke
Oshane Bailey
Warren Weir
Yohan Blake
38.35 SB
44Flag of Australia.svg  Australia Trae Williams
Rohan Browning
Jack Hale
Josh Clarke
38.58 SB
51Flag of Barbados.svg  Barbados Shane Brathwaite
Ramon Gittens
Nicholas Deshong
Burkheart Ellis Jr
39.04
68Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka Himasha Eashan
Shehan Ambepitiya
Mohamed Ashrafu
Vinoj De Silva
39.08 NR
72Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia Nixson Anak Kennedy
Jonathan Nyepa
Badrul Hisham Abdul Manap
Khairul Hafiz Jantan
39.37
7Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria Ogho-Oghene Egwero
Usheoritse Itsekiri
Emmanuel Arowolo
Seye Ogunlewe
R 170.6c

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References

  1. 1 2 "Athletics at the 2018 Commonwealth Games: Event Schedule - Men's 4 x 100m relay". Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 23 April 2018.
  2. 1 2 Athletics | Men's 4 × 100m Relay - Final (PDF). Gold Coast 2018. p. 111. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
  3. Athletics | Men's 4 × 100m Relay - Round 1 Results Summary (PDF). Gold Coast 2018. p. 114. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
  4. Athletics | Men's 4 × 100m Relay - Round 1 Heat 1/2 (PDF). Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 23 April 2018.
  5. Athletics | Men's 4 × 100m Relay - Round 1 Heat 2/2 (PDF). Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 23 April 2018.