- May 8, 2002
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Sydney McLaughlin shattered her world record by a whopping 0.73 seconds Friday, blazing through the 400-meter hurdles in 50.68 seconds for her first career gold medal at world championships. The 22-year-old obliterated the field in setting the first world record of these championships. “It's unreal,” McLaughlin said in the post-race interview on the track.