Bahamian Miller wins 400 meters in diving finish, edges Felix

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Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas won the Olympic women's 400 meters final in 49.44 seconds on Monday, throwing her body across the line to edge out American Allyson Felix.

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Jamaica's Shericka Jackson won bronze.

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Miller edges Felix in Women's 400m final
(FromL) Jamaica's Stephanie Ann Mcpherson, Bahamas's Shaunae Miller, USA's Natasha Hastings, Jamaica's Shericka Jackson, USA's Allyson Felix and USA's Phyllis Francis compete in the Women's 400m Final during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 15, 2016. / AFP / Jewel SAMAD (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 15: Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas runs on her way to winning the gold medal in the Women's 400m Final ahead of silver medalist Allyson Felix of the United States (not pictured) on Day 10 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 15, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 15: Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas runs on her way to winning the gold medal in the Women's 400m Final ahead of silver medalist Allyson Felix of the United States (not pictured) on Day 10 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 15, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 15: Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas (L) dives over the finish line to win the gold medal in the Women's 400m Final ahead of silver medalist Allyson Felix of the United States (C) and bronze medalist Shericka Jackson of Jamaica (R) on Day 10 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 15, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 15: Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas dives over the finish line to win the gold medal in the Women's 400m Final on Day 10 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 15, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
CORRECTION - Bahamas' Shaunae Miller dives to cross the finish line ahead of USA's Chase Kalisz during the Women's 400m Final during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 15, 2016. / AFP / Antonin THUILLIER / The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by Antonin THUILLIER has been modified in AFP systems in the following manner: [Bahamas Shaunae Miller] instead of [Australia's Stephenie Ann Mcpherson]). Please immediately remove the erroneous mention[s] from all your online services and delete it (them) from your servers. If you have been authorized by AFP to distribute it (them) to third parties, please ensure that the same actions are carried out by them. Failure to promptly comply with these instructions will entail liability on your part for any continued or post notification usage. Therefore we thank you very much for all your attention and prompt action. We are sorry for the inconvenience this notification may cause and remain at your disposal for any further information you may require. (Photo credit should read ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Bahamas' Shaunae Miller lays on the ground after winning the women's 400-meter final during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Bahamas's Shaunae Miller crosses the finish line to win the Women's 400m Final during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 15, 2016. / AFP / Jewel SAMAD (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
Bahamas' Shaunae Miller celebrates winning the women's 400-meter final during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Bahamas' Shaunae Miller celebrates winning the women's 400-meter final during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Bahamas' Shaunae Miller celebrates with her country's flag after winning the gold medal in the women's 400-meter final during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
Bahamas' Shaunae Miller celebrates winning the women's 400-meter final during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
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