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Jenn Suhr

Americans add 2 golds at worlds from Felix and Taylor

Allyson Felix and Christian Taylor were out of their comfort zones at the world championships. Felix, because her best event is not the 400 meters. And Taylor, because he is still getting used to leaping off his right foot in the triple jump. What they showed Thursday is that they're so good, they win anyway. And the timing couldn't have been better. Noticeably absent from the medals party early on at the worlds, the U.S. made a big push thanks to Felix and Taylor capturing gold, while Justin Gatlin finished runner-up to Usain Bolt in the 200. With that, the U.S. now has 12 medals, including three golds. That's more medals than Kenya overall, but still three less golds...

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