Sofiane El Bakkali wins the 3000m steeplechase at the Diamond League final in Zurich – today 24

The Moroccan Olympic and world champion Sofiane Bekkali won the final of the Diamond League of Athletics “Zurich 2022”, specializing in 3000 meters with obstacles, after beating all her competitors, concluding her season crowned after winning the gold medal at the Championships of the World of 2022, as well as the Olympic Games of 2021.

Sofiane El Bakkali managed to run the 3000 meters with obstacles, in 8 minutes, seven seconds and 67 percent, achieving her sixth victory in the sixth race of the season, continuing the dominance of the Moroccans in this discipline.

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.