Canada's Jessica Smith failed to advance to the final of the women's 800 metres Thursday. Smith finished seventh in her heat in a time of 2:01.90.
Paul Waldie has been an award-winning journalist with The Globe and Mail for more than 10 years. He has won three National Newspaper Awards for business coverage and been nominated for a Michener Award for meritorious public service journalism. He has also won a Sports Media Canada award for sports writing and authored a best-selling biography of the McCain family. More