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Oscar Pistorius reaches relay final

Updated: September 1, 2011, 9:27 AM ET
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DAEGU, South Korea -- Double-amputee runner Oscar Pistorius reached his first major final on Thursday, leading off South Africa's 4x400-meter relay team at the world championships and helping it qualify with a national record.

Americans also starred on Thursday, as Jennifer Barringer Simpson won the women's 1,500 meters, Lashinda Demus won the women's 400-meter hurdles and Jesse Williams added the first men's high jump world title for the U.S. in two decades.

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