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Athletics:Russia win women's 4x400 metres relay world gold

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(GlobalPost/GlobalPost)

Russia won the women's 4x400 metres relay world title on Saturday at the World Athletics Championships in Moscow.

The Russian quartet timed 3min 20.19sec while three-time defending champions the United States took silver (3:20.41) and Great Britain the bronze (3:22.61).

Russia last won the gold in the event in Helsinki in 2005.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130817/athleticsrussia-win-womens-4x400-metres-relay-world-gold