Result: Christine Ohuruogu into 400m semi-final

Result: Ohuruogu into 400m semi-final
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Team GB's Christine Ohuruogu reaches the semi-final of the women's 400m at the London Olympics.

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu advanced through to the semi-finals of the women's 400m this evening.

The 28-year-old ran well down the back straight, leaving her in contention for a qualification place coming into the final 100m.

She held off the challenge from Jamaica's Rosemarie Whyte to finish second in a time of 50.22.

America's Sanya Richards-Ross won the race in a time of 50.20.

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