Moroccan runner Ben Yazid wins bronze at the World Athletics Championships in Colombia (photos) – Hoy 24

Moroccan runner Salah El-Din Ben Yazid won the bronze medal in the 3000m steeplechase, during the 19th edition of the World Junior Athletics Championships organized in Cali, Colombia.

Runner Ben Yazid, who has the world’s best achievement of the year in the junior category, won this medal after finishing third with a time of 8 minutes, 40 seconds and 62 percent.

Samuel Dogona of Ethiopia won gold (8d, 37s, 92/100), followed by his compatriot Samuel Ferrio who won silver (8d, 39s, 100/11).