Sofiane El-Baqali achieves first place in the 3000m steeplechase in Lausanne – Today 24

The Moroccan Olympic and world champion Sofiane El Bakkali won first place in the 3000-meter hurdles race, within the activities of the Lausanne Station of the 2022 Diamond League Athletics, after beating all her competitors, continuing like this the Moroccan mastery of this discipline.

Sofiane El-Baqali managed to cut the 3000 meter hurdle race, in 8 minutes, two seconds and 45 per cent, taking her fifth victory in the fifth race this season, knowing that the world championship gold medalist will run in the race diamond end. She flirts in two weeks.

Sofiane El-Baqali qualified for the final race of the Diamond League, scheduled to take place in the Swiss city of Zurich, on September 7 and 8, after winning the Doha and Rabat rounds, scoring 16 points in second place , behind the Ethiopian runner Girma Lamesha.

It should be noted that Sufian Al-Baqali had won the gold medal in the 3000m steeplechase at the 2022 World Championships in Athletics, Beijing, USA, cutting the race distance, in 8 minutes and 25 seconds, beating his direct opponent, Ethiopia, Girma. , who finished second, getting the silver medal, after completing the race in 8 minutes and 26 seconds, while the bronze was returned to Kipruto, who finished the distance in 8.27.92.