Tokyo previews – 4 x 400m Mixed

If they can carry the baton round you’d be brave (insert delusional) to think the USA won’t win this. The five fastest times in the world have been US Men and the women occupy four of the top ten. Put this team together any way you fancy and the rest is a battle for silver. Here’s our 4 x 400m mixed relay preview.

Schedule

Friday 30 July 12:00 UK Time (Heats) Saturday 31 July 13:35 UK Time (Final)

The Teams

  1. Bahrain
  2. Belgium
  3. Brazil
  4. Dominican Republic
  5. Germany
  6. Great Britain
  7. India
  8. Ireland
  9. Italy
  10. Jamaica
  11. Netherlands
  12. Nigeria
  13. Poland
  14. USA
  15. Ukraine

The favourites

USA. In all seriousness Jamaica will have a strong team and came second in the World Relays. Bahrain finished third with GB & NI in fourth.

Our medal predictions

  1. USA
  2. Jamaica
  3. GB & NI

Records

WR: 3.09.34 USA (2019)

OR: New for 2020

Featured image “DSC_0287” by jeffrouk is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

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