#Doha2019: Blake finishes second in men’s 200m heat

Jamaica’s Yohan Blake finished second in Heat Three of the preliminary round of the 200 metres at the World Championships in Doha, Qatar on Sunday.

Jamaica’s Yohan Blake

Blake got a good start, but eased up and had to work hard as he came off the bend to make up ground. He quickly moved into second position and then eased again as he did enough to ensure that he advanced to the semi-finals of the event.

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Alex Quinonez of Ecuador

He ran 20.23 seconds as the event was won by Alex Quinonez of Ecuador who did 20.08 seconds with Alex Wilson of Switzerland grabbing the other automatic spot to advance to the final with 20.40 seconds won the event.