Ghana’s Men’s 4×100 relay team have been paired together with heavyweights Jamaica and the USA in the semifinals.
The team takes to the tracks on Friday in an attempt to reach the finals.
Ghana will be going into the race as one of the teams to watch having won Gold at the African Games in Morocco.
Great Britain, Brazil, Qatar, Italy and Turkey complete the Heat.
Team Ghana will be represented by Joseph Paul Amoah, Benjamin Azamati, Sean Safo-Antwi, and Martin Owusu-Antwi with Edwin Gadayi serving as a reserve.
By Frank Darkwah