Ethiopia's Gudaf Tsegay Breaks Women's 1500m Indoor World Record | Other Sports News


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Ethiopias Gudaf Tsegay Breaks Womens 1500m Indoor World Record

Ethiopia’s Gudaf Tsegay Breaks Women’s 1500m Indoor World Record | Other Sports News

Gudaf Tsegay beat by greater than two seconds the earlier report set by her compatriot Genzebe Dibaba.© Twitter

Gudaf Tsegay broke the ladies’s world record for the indoor 1500 metres on Tuesday, after posting a time of three minutes, 53.09 seconds throughout a gathering in Lievin. Ethiopian Tsegay beat by greater than two seconds the earlier report set by her compatriot Genzebe Dibaba in Karlsruhe in 2014. American Grant Holloway ran the second-fastest time ever within the males’s 60m hurdles, registering 7.32sec to go away him trailing solely Colin Jackson’s world report of seven.30sec from 1994. “I am probably not stunned. I labored to try this. I’ve bought to maintain this dynamic and keep below 7.40 constantly,” stated Holloway, the reigning 110m hurdles world champion


Getnet Wale of Ethiopia fell 0.08sec in need of the lads’s 3000m indoor world report, his time of 7min 24.98sec simply shy of Daniel Komen’s mark from 1998.

Jakob Ingebrigtsen received the lads’s 1500m in 3min 31.80, the fifth-fastest indoor time in historical past and a brand new European report. 

“I at all times wish to run quick however it was my first race in 2021… Immediately it was very easy,” stated the Norwegian.

Armand Duplantis received the lads’s pole vault with a better of 5.86m, the Swede unable to copy his weekend type in Rouen when he soared to a season-leading 6.03m.

The world report holder grimaced after clearing the bar on the first try to didn’t try one other top, shortly placing on his tracksuit.


Cuba’s Juan Miguel Echevarria, the 2018 indoor world champion, recorded a world-leading bounce of 8.25 within the males’s lengthy bounce.

He overtook American Marquis Dendy’s effort of 8.21m set in Fayetteville, Arkansas on Sunday. Miltiadis Tentoglou matched that mark as he completed second to Echevarria in France.

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