African Games gold medalist, Ghana, have been handed a difficult line up in their semi final heat of the 4x100m relays on Friday.
The quartet of Sean Safo-Antwi, Benjamin Azamati, Martin Owusu Antwi and Joseph Paul Amoah, will have to contend with defending champions Great Britain, silver medalist from two years ago, USA, 2015 champions Jamaica and world relay champions Brazil, in Heat 1.
Ghana must finish in the first 4 with a good time to stand any chance of progressing to Saturday’s final.
The first 3 in each heat automatically advance to the final with the next 2 fastest runners joining them for Saturday’s showdown.
Turkey, Italy and Qatar complete the line up.