Guliyev beats Van Niekerk to win shock 200m gold – highlights & report

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Ramil Guliyev stunned the field to win 200m gold at the World Championships as 400m champion Wayde van Niekerk was denied a double at London 2017.

Isaac Makwala of Botswana, who missed the 400m final because he was not deemed fit, finished in sixth.

Trinidad and Tobago’s Jereem Richards claimed bronze and Briton Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake came home in fourth.

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