#100MomentsIn100Days: GB's 4x100m Relay 2004

Olympics

ByTheMinRio2016

It's 2004. It's Athens, Greece, and it's the 4 x 100m relay final here at the Olympic Stadium!

Great Britain came second in their heat behind the US, but with the fifth best time overall. Any chance at a bronze medal?

Here are your finalists!

Australia in Lane 1. Adam Basil, Paul di Bella, Patrick Johnson and Josh Ross. They placed 3rd in Heat 1.

The Brazilians are in Lane 2. Cláudio Roberto Souza, Édson Ribeiro, André da Silva and Vicente de Lima. The came 3rd in Heat 2.

Lane 3 hosts the Brits! Jason Gardener, Darren Campbell, Marlon Devonish and Mark Lewis-Francis. Come on lads!

Nigeria in Lane 4 fresh off their win in Heat 1. Olusoji Fasuba, Uchenna Emedolu, Aaron Egbele, Deji Aliu. Perhaps the biggest threat to..

..the clear favourites, the Americans in Lane 5! Shawn Crawford, Justin Gatlin, Coby Miller, Maurice Greene. Can anyone get close?

Poland are in Lane 6. Zbigniew Tulin, Łukasz Chyła, Marcin Jędrusiński, Marcin Urbaś take their baton.

Lane 7 and 8 are your outsiders in more ways than one. Japan and Trinidad and Tobago.