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Ofili And Rhasidat Adeleke Break National Record Again

The new golden girl of Nigeria track and field, Ofili Favour completely burnt the track at New Mexico classic on Friday (4). Ofili continues to impress all and sundry by lowered her own African 200m indoor record to 22.71s to place first in heat one.

Just weeks after demolished Irish 300m indoor record, Rhasidat Adeleke was again hot yesterday by completely obliterated the Irish 200m indoor national record. Now becoming the first Irish to have ever gone under 23s in the indoor. The lanky sprinter came second in the heat two in scintillating 22.85s.

Albuquerque -NM- (United States), 4-5.2.2022 -New Mexico Classic-

INDOOR

200m h1 1 Robert Gregory 20.60; 2 Tinotenda Matiyenga (zim) 20.69; 3 Justin Robinson 21.03; h4 1 Kenroy Higgins (jam) 20.93; 2 Dorian Camel 21.12

200m Willington Wright 20.89

200m h2 Ashton Hicks 21.23

600m h1 Jonathan Jones (bar) 1: 15.12

800m 1 Drew Windle 1: 48.69; 2 Matthew Larkin 1: 49.79

PV 1 Garrett Starkey 5.36; 2 Michael Chadwick 5.21

LJ 1 Holland Martin (bah) 7.76; 2 Kelsey Daniel 7.59; 3 Abraham Seaneke (gha) 7.57

LJ Invite Stacy Brown 7.83

Women

200m h1 1 Favor Ofili (ngr) 22.71; 2 Tionna Brown 23.61; 3 Amber Anning (gbr) 23.64; h2 1 Adriana Tatum 23.57; 2 Leah Phillips 23.58

200m h1 1 Kynnedy Flannel 22.80; 2 Rhasidat Adeleke (irl) 22.85; 3 Julien Alfred (lca) 23.01; 4 Kevona Davis (jam) 23.17; h2 2 Kennedy Simon 22.93; 2 Stacey-Ann Williams (jam) 23.14; 3 Milan Young 23.73

600m h1 Davicia Patterson (irl) 1: 29.51

HJ 1 Claire Gibson 1.76; 2 Taylor Nelloms 1.76

LJ 1 Ackelia Smith 6.34; 2 Darja Sopova (lat) 6.15

Pentathlon 1 Lexie Keller 4.105p (8.66; 1.73; 11.65; 5.86; 2: 22.72); 2 Katie Eidem 4.019p (8.62; 1.64; 11.46; 5.73; 2: 17.92); 3 Sara Absten 3.851p (8.80; 1.64; 10.21; 5.90; 2: 25.23)

By discernsportblog

Former sprinter, Taewondo and Badminton Player. Sport Physiotherapist

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