Bronze medal flurry for GB
Christine Ohuruogu claimed her second medal of the World Championships by anchoring Great Britain's women's 4x400 metres relay team to bronze in Moscow.
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The quartet of Eilidh Child, Shana Cox, Margaret Adeoye and Ohuruogu finished behind winners Russia and the United States in a season's best three minutes 22.61 seconds.
The team were missing the injured Perri Shakes-Drayton, who was forced to fly home yesterday after injuring her knee during the 400m hurdles final, but the strength of individual gold medallist Ohuruogu on the final lap secured a place on the podium.
Adeoye took the team from fourth to third in a strong third leg before handing on to Ohuruogu, who broke the British record to take 400m gold in thrilling fashion on Monday.
The 29-year-old still had plenty left in her legs to bring the team home more than one-and-a-half seconds ahead of fourth-placed France.
The medal takes Britain's total for the championships to five.
Child, who finished fifth in the 400m hurdles final on Thursday, said: "We all really wanted it so badly, and to go home with a medal is just brilliant."
Adeoye added: "I'm over the moon. I'm just very happy to take up this opportunity and I didn't want to let them down."
Watching back at home, Shakes-Drayton tweeted: "Yaaaaaaay yes ladies. Podium finish. Proud of you all."
Meanwhile, Tiffany Porter won bronze in the women's 100m hurdles barely 20 minutes after the team's relay success.
Porter ran a new personal best of 12.55 seconds, but was just edged out of silver by 0.05secs by Australia's Olympic champion Sally Pearson.
American Brianna Rollins took the gold in 12.44s.
Porter, the United States-born sprinter whose mother in British, was quickest out of the blocks and held her form to help make up for the disappointment of finishing fourth in Daegu two years ago.
On that occasion she had looked set for a medal only to hit a hurdle and stumble late in the race.
Her London 2012 hopes were derailed by injury, but she looked good through the rounds in Moscow, winning her heat and semi-final before coming within 0.01 of Jessica Ennis-Hill's British record in the final.
She said: "I'm just so happy, I'm elated. It's been a very difficult season for me and I've made a lot of changes, but I've maintained the faith throughout the season, despite the races I've had, and I'm happy I was able to put it together today when it mattered the most."