Somali Djiboutian runner Ayanleh Souleiman sets new record


Destroying Kenyan runner behind him :russ:

Ayanleh Souleiman of Djibouti was awaiting the 1000 meters before the race. "The meeting record is 2:19? That will be easy, ”he said at a press conference on Friday.

A day later, he showed great performance and enough confidence. In time 2: 16.51 minutes he set not only the new meeting record (he exceeded the oldest maximum meeting (2: 19.6), which was still held by Stanislav Jungwirth since 1957), but also the world performance of the year.

He also won first place gold in
2019 Arab Athletics Championships
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