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Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce competes in a women's 200-meter heat at the World Athletics Championships in the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce competes in a women's 200-meter heat at the World Athletics Championships in the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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(AP) Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica completed a sprint double Friday at the world championships, adding the 200-meter gold medal to her 100 title.


Three-time world champion Allyson Felix of the United States dropped to the track early in the race. She grabbed her right leg and did not finish.


Fraser-Pryce won in 22.17 seconds. Murielle Ahoure of Ivory Coast took the silver in 22.32. She was six thousandths of a second ahead of bronze medalist Blessing Okagbare of Nigeria.


Okagbare also finished second in the long jump and sixth in the 100.


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