Kirani James goes for double gold at World Youth Championships in Italy.

After two consecutive silver medals in the 400m at the IAAF World Youth Championships Kirani James has finally won gold in the event. James had the leading time going into the championships and looked confident during the prelims and was favored to win the gold this year.

Kirani won the final of the 400m in a personal best and eclipsing the championship record in a time of 45.24 sec.

He will be going for gold again in the 200m where he has posted the fastest time in the prelims of 21.18sec.

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