Woodford Green with Essex Ladies' Shana Cox wins gold in 4x400m relay at European Indoor Championships

Left to right: Eilidh Child, Shana Cox, Christine Ohuruogu and Perri Shakes-Drayton (Picture: Action Images)

Left to right: Eilidh Child, Shana Cox, Christine Ohuruogu and Perri Shakes-Drayton (Picture: Action Images)

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Woodford Green with Essex Ladies' Shana Cox won gold in the women's 4x400m relay at the European Indoor Championships in Gothenburg.

Cox joined Perri Shakes-Drayton, Eilidh Child and Olympic silver medallist Christine Ohuruogu to record a new national record of 3 minutes 27.56 seconds.

Cox, who had earlier placed sixth in the individual 400m final with a time of 53.15 secs ran the second leg in 52.2 seconds.

The quartet finished 22 seconds ahead of the Russians in second while the Czech Republic took the bronze.

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