History of World Championships Results: 4 x 100 Relay – Men

2017
(London, August 12)
1 Great Britain 37.47
(CJ Ujah, Adam Gemili, Danny Talbot, Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake)
2 United States 37.52
(Mike Rodgers, Justin Gatlin, Jaylen Bacon, Christian Coleman)
3 Japan 38.04
(Shuhei Tada, Shota Iizuka, Yoshihide Kiryu, Kenji Fujimitsu)
4 China 38.34
(Zhiqiang Wu, Zhenye Xie, Bingtian Su, Peimeng Zhang)
5 France 38.48
(Stuart Dutamby, Jimmy Vicaut, Mickael-Méba Zeze, Christophe Lemaitre)
6 Canada 38.59
(Gavin Smellie, Aaron Brown, Brendon Rodney, Bolade Ajomale)
7 Turkey 38.73
(Yiğitcan Hekimoglu, Jak Ali Harvey, Emre Zafer Barnes, Ramil Guliyev)
dnf Jamaica
(Omar McLeod, Julian Forte, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt [pulled])
2015
(Beijing, August 29)
1 Jamaica 37.36
(Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade, Usain Bolt)
2 China 38.01
(Youxue Mo, Zhenye Xie, Bingtian Su, Peimeng Zhang)
3 Canada 38.13
(Aaron Brown, Andre De Grasse, Brendon Rodney, Justyn Warner)
4 Germany 38.15
(Julian Reus, Sven Knipphals, Alexander Kosenkow, Aleixo Platini Menga
5 France 38.23
(Emmanuel Biron, Christophe Lemaitre, Guy-Elphège Anouman, Jimmy Vicaut
6 Antigua 38.61
(Chevaughn Walsh, Daniel Bailey, Jared Jarvis, Miguel Francis)
…dnf Great Britain
(Richard Kilty, Daniel Talbot, James Ellington, CJ Ujah)
dq[2] United States
(Trayvon Bromell, Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay, Mike Rodgers)
2013
(Moscow, August 18)
1 Jamaica 37.36
(Nesta Carter, Kemar Bailey-Cole, Nickel Ashmeade, Usain Bolt)
2 United States 37.66
(Charles Silmon, Mike Rodgers, Mookie Salaam, Justin Gatlin)
3 Canada 37.92
(Gavin Smellie, Aaron Brown, Dontae Richards-Kwok, Justyn Warner)
4 Germany 38.04
(Lucas Jakubczyk, Sven Knipphals, Julian Reus, Martin Keller)
5 Netherlands 38.37
Brian Mariano, Churandy Martina, Lee-Marvin Bonevacia, Hensley Paulina)
6 Japan 38.39
(Yoshihide Kiryu, Kenji Fujimitsu, Kei Takase, Shota Iizuka)
7 Trinidad 38.57
(Ayodelle Taffe, Keston Bledman, Rondell Sorrillo, Richard Thompson)
dq[zone] [3] Great Britain [37.80]
(Adam Gemili, Harry Aikines-Areetey, [zone] James Ellington, Dwain Chambers)
2011
1 Jamaica 37.04 WR, WCR
(Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Blake, Bolt)
2 France 38.20
(Tinmar, Lemaitre, Lesourd, Vicaut)
3 St. Kitts 38.49
(Rogers, Collins, Adams, Lawrence)
4 Poland 38.50
(Stempel, Kuc, Kubaczyk, Krynski)
5 Italy 38.96
(Tumi, Collio, Di Gregorio, Cerutti)
6 Trinidad 39.01
(Bledman, Burns, Armstrong, Thompson)
dnf—United States
(Trell Kimmons, Justin Gatlin, Doc Patton {collided with Aikines-Aryeetey prior to handoff}, Walter Dix)
dnf—Great Britain
(Malcolm, Pickering, Devonish, Aikines-Aryeetey)
2009
1 Jamaica 37.31 WCR
(Mullings 10.46, Frater 9.07, Bolt 9.05, Powell 8.73)
2 Trinidad 37.62
(Brown 10.49, Burns 9.06, Callender 9.13, Thompson 8.94)
3 Great Britain 38.02
(Williamson 10.40, Edgar 9.13,
Devonish 9.43, Aikines-Aryeetey 9.06)
4 Japan 38.30
(Eriguchi, Tsukahara, Takahira, Fujimitsu)
5 Canada 38.39
(Effah, Smith, Connaughton, Barnett)
6 Italy 38.54
(Donati, Collio, Di Gregorio, Cerutti)
7 Brazil 38.56
(de Lima, Viana, de Morales, Moreira)
8 France 39.21
(Pognon, Mbandjock, de Lepine, Lemaitre)
[United States dq in heat (Terrence Trammell, Mike Rodgers, Shawn Crawford{failed pass}, Doc Patton)]
2007
1 United States 37.78
(Doc Patton 10.28, Wallace Spearmon 9.22, Tyson Gay 9.05, LeroyDixon 9.23)
2 Jamaica 37.89
(Anderson 10.60, Bolt 9.05, Carter 9.40, Powell 8.84)
3 Great Britain 37.90
(Malcolm 10.43, Pickering 9.05, Devonish 9.24, Lewis-Francis 9.18)
4 Brazil 37.99
(de Lima 10.25, Ribeiro 9.22, de Morales 9.33, Viana 9.19)
5 Japan 38.03
(Tsukahara 10.43, Suetsugu 9.09, Takahira 9.35, Asahara 9.16)
6 Germany 38.62
(Ostwald, Unger, Kosenkow, Reus)
dnf—Nigeria
(Metu, Isaac, Oriala, Fasuba)
dnf—Poland
(Bielczyk, Chyla, Jedrusinski, Kuc)
2005
1 France 38.08
(Doucouré, Pognon, de Lepine, Dovy)
2 Trinidad 38.10
(Pierre, Burns, Harper, Brown)
3 Great Britain 38.27
(Gardener, Devonish, Malcolm, Lewis-Francis)
4 Jamaica 38.28
(Clarke, Thomas, Waugh, Frater)
5 Australia 38.32
(Batman, Ross, Neofytou, Johnson)
6 Netherlands Antilles 38.45
(Goeloe, Raphaela, Duzant, Martina)
7 Germany 38.48
(Kosenkow, Blume, Unger, Broening)
8 Japan 38.77
(Suetsugu, Takahira, Yoshino, Asahara)
[United States dnf in heat  (Mardy Scales {failed pass}, Leonard Scott,Tyson Gay, Maurice Greene)]
2003
1 United States 38.06
(John Capel, Bernard Williams, Doc Patton, J.J. Johnson)
2 Brazil 38.26
(de Lima, Ribeiro, A. da Silva, Cla. da Silva)
3 Holland 38.87
(Beck, T. Douglas, van Balkom, C. Douglas)
4 Nigeria 38.89
(Fasuba, Emedolu, Musa, Aliu)
5 Poland 38.89
(Balcerzak, Chyla, Nowak, Urbas)
6 Japan 39.05
(Tsuchie, Miyazaki, Matsuda, Asahara)
dnf—Jamaica
(Williams, Thomas, Frater, Powell)
retroactive doping dq—[2] Great Britain [38.08]
(Malcolm, Campbell, Devonish, Chambers [doping])
2001
1 South Africa 38.47
(Nagel, du Plessis, Newton, Quinn)
2 Trinidad 38.58
(Burns, Boldon, Harper, Brown)
3 Australia 38.83
(Shirvington, Di Bella, Brimacombe, Basil)
4 Japan 38.96
(Matsuda, Suetsugu, Fujimoto, Asahara)
5 Côte d’Ivoire 39.18
(Irie, Douhou, Sonan, N’Dri)
6 Poland 39.71
(Pilarczyk, Chyla, Balcerzak, Jędrusiński)
dnf—Brazil
(Sousa [miss], Ribeiro, A. da Silva, Cla. da Silva)
retroactive doping dq—[1] United States [37.96]
(Mickey Grimes, Bernard Williams, Dennis Mitchell, Tim Montgomery [doping])
1999
1 United States 37.59
(Jon Drummond, Tim Montgomery, Brian Lewis, Maurice Greene)
2 Great Britain 37.73
(Gardener, Campbell, Devonish, Chambers)
3 Brazil 38.05
(de Oliveira, C. da Silva, Ribeiro, A. da Silva)
4 Cuba 38.63
(A. García, I. García, Pérez, Hernández)
5 Poland 38.70
(Krzywałski, Urbaś, Balcerzak, Nowak)
6 South Africa 38.74
(Nagel, La Grange, Newton, Quinn)
7 Hungary 38.83
(Kovács, Dobos, Németh, Szegelt)
retroactive doping dq—[3] Nigeria [37.91]
(Asonze [doping], Obikwelu, Effiong, Aliu)
1997
1 Canada 37.86
(Esmie, Gilbert, Surin, Bailey)
2 Nigeria 38.07
(O. Ezinwa, Adeniken, Obikwelu, D. Ezinwa)
3 Great Britain 38.14
(Braithwaite, Campbell, Walker, Golding)
4 Cuba 38.15
(A. García, Ortíz, I. García, Pérez-Rionda)
5 Ghana 38.26
(Dua, Nkansah, Zakari, Tuffour)
6 Brazil 38.48
(de Lima, C. da Silva, R. da Silva, Ribeiro)
7 Spain 38.72
(Feo, José, Mayoral, Berlanga)
dq[zone]—France
(Bangué, Krantz, Quénéhervé, Cali)
[United States dnf in heat (Brian Lewis {failed pass}, Tim Montgomery, Dennis Mitchell, Maurice Green]
1995
1 Canada 38.31
(Esmie, Gilbert, Surin, Bailey)
2 Australia 38.50
(Henderson, Jackson, Brimacombe, Marsh)
3 Italy 39.07
(Puggioni, Madonia, Cipolloni, Floris)
4 Jamaica 39.10
(Beckford, Green, Gordon, Stewart)
5 Japan 39.33
(Suzuki, K. Ito, Inoue, Y. Ito)
6 Brazil 39.35
(A. da Silva, Telles, Ribeiro, R. da Silva)
7 Ukraine 39.39
(Chikhakov, Vanyaikin, Kramarenko, Osovich)
dq[drop]—Sweden
(P. Karlsson, Ghansah, Hedner, T. Karlsson)
[United States dnf in heat (Maurice Greene, Jon Drummond {failed pass}, Tony McCall, Mike Marsh)]
1993
1 United States 37.48
(Jon Drummond, Andre Cason, Dennis Mitchell, Leroy Burrell)
2 Great Britain 37.77
(Jackson, Jarrett, Regis, Christie)
3 Canada 37.83
(Esmie, Gilbert, Surin, Mahorn)
4 Cuba 38.39
(Simón, García, Isasi, Aguilera)
5 Australia 38.69
(Henderson, Marsh, Capobianco, Jackson)
6 Germany 38.78
(M. Blume, Kurnicki, Huke, Görmer)
7 Côte d’Ivoire 38.82
(Lagazane, Zirignon, Waoto, Meité)
8 Sweden 39.22
(Mårtensson, Sunneborn, Eriksson, Leandersson)
[United States 37.40 =WR, WCR {semi}]
1991
1 United States 37.50 WR, WCR
(Andre Cason 10.30, Leroy Burrell 8.91, Dennis Mitchell 9.22, Carl Lewis 9.07)
2 France 37.87
(Moriniére, Sangouma, Trouabal, Marie-Rose)
3 Great Britain 38.09
(Jarrett, Regis, Braithwaite, Christie)
4 Nigeria 38.43
(Ogbeide, Adeniken, Omagbemi, D. Ezinwa)
5 Italy 38.52
(Longo, Madonia, Floris, Tilli)
6 Jamaica 38.67
(Mowatt, Stewart, Green, Mair)
7 Soviet Union 38.68
(Bryzgin, Goremykin, Khramarenko, Savin)
8 Canada 39.51
(Johnson, Dwyer, Enweani, Ogilvie)
[United States 37.75 WCR {heat}]
1987
1 United States 37.90
(Lee McRae, Lee McNeill, Harvey Glance, Carl Lewis 8.86)
2 Soviet Union 38.02
(Yevgenyev, Bryzgin, Muravyov, Krylov 9.01)
3 Jamaica 38.41
(Mair, Smith, Wright, Stewart 9.23)
4 West Germany 38.73
(Heer, Westhagemann, Haas, Dobeleit 9.38)
5 Hungary 39.04
(Nagy, Karaffa, Tatár, Kovács 9.33)
6 Italy 39.62
(Madonia, Gorla, Catalano, Pavoni 9.39)
7 China 39.93
(T. Li, Cai, F. Li, Zheng 9.25)
retroactive doping dq—[4] Canada [38.47]
(Johnson [doping], Mahorn, Williams, Dwyer 9.31)
1983
1 United States 37.86 WR, WCR
(Emmit King, Willie Gault, Calvin Smith, Carl Lewis)
2 Italy 38.37
(Tilli, Simionato, Pavoni, Mennea)
3 Soviet Union 38.41
(Prokofyev, Sidorov, Muravyov, Bryzgin)
4 East Germany 38.51
(Knebel, Schröder, Hubler, Emmelmann)
5 West Germany 38.56
(Bastians, Haas, Evers, Rizzi)
6 Poland 38.72
(Zwolinski, Licznerski, Pradzynski, Woronin)
7 Jamaica 38.75
(Walcott, Stewart, Reid, Bradford)
8 France 38.98
(François, Gasparoni, Richard, Boussemart)
[East Germany 39.22 WCR {heat}; United States 38.75 WCR {heat}; Soviet Union 38.62 WCR {semi}; United States 38.50 WCR {semi}]