The 100m bronze medallist was drawn in the outside lane but ran a strong bend before fighting off a late charge from Jeter, the 100m silver medallist.
Result: Veronica Campbell-Brown edges Carmelita Jeter in 200m semi
Veronica Campbell-Brown of Jamaica beats America's Carmelita Jeter in the first women's 200m semi-final.
Result: Oyepitan reaches 200m semi-final>
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