Nigeria Dedewo Breaks 300m Record As SA’Akani Ran Sub In 100m And 200m


Paul Dedewo of Nigeria has followed his impressive showing in the 400m indoor with another good performance in 300m indoor on Saturday{4}. Running in Us national indoor championship which was staged in a high altitude of Albuquerque New Mexico.The young Nigerian nearly cause an upset. He led all way before he was caught up by insurging Noah Lyles {last year under 20 champion in the 100m}. He eventually came second and stopped the clock in 31.92s to set a new national record; thereby breaking Fasasi 33.09s ran in January.  The race was won by 19 years old Noah Lyles of Us in a time of 31.87s WL.

 South Africa growing star Akani Simbine has sent a warning signal ahead of this year World Champion. He came out smoking in his first outdoor opener on Saturday{4}. He blasted a legal 9.93s{0.04s slower than his own national record} in the 100m and later came out in 200m in the same manner by dropping 19.95s which is 0.08s slower than South African national record  which was held by Anaso Jobodwana.

By discernsportblog

Former sprinter, Taewondo and Badminton Player. Sport Physiotherapist

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