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As Karsten Warholm crossed the finish line of the men' s Olympic 400-meter hurdles final and registered the numbers on the stadium clock, his face turned to a mixture of exhaustion, elation and disbelief.
Jamaica' s Elaine Thompson - Herah reacts after defending her crown in the 200 meters on August 3. She also won gold in the 100 meters on Saturday. She' s the first-ever woman to win the 100 and 200 double at consecutive Olympic Games. Photos: The best photos from the Tokyo Olympics. Norway' s Karsten Warholm celebrates after winning gold in the 400-meter hurdles on August 3. Warholm finished the race in 45.94 seconds, breaking his own world record. Hide Caption.
more spectacular 400-meter hurdle run in Tokyo
The Norwegian received the honor for his fable world record at the Virtual Gala of the World Association of World Athletics in Monte Carlo for his fable world record over 400 meters. At the Olympic Games in Tokyo, in 45.94 seconds, he had cracked the next sound wall in the athletics after being previously improved in Oslo the world record in advance of the games to 46.70 seconds.
"When I saw the time (in Tokyo), I thought: 'That must be a mistake!' Because I did not see that. It was a very intense race, I knew that the American and the Brazilians and all the other guys were really behind me, "Warholm remembered his spectacular run in Tokyo.
The 29-year-old Jamaican Thompson-Hermah sprinted in Tokyo to the Olympics over 100 and 200 meters and won her third gold medal in the $ 4 - $ M Season. In addition to their Olympic Triple, they achieved world annual best times of 10.54 or 21.53 seconds over 100 and 200 meters, and at second place in place two of the all-time world ranking lists. "I've come very close to the world record, so I know, everything is possible," said Thompson-Hermah and announced her career end for the coming year after the World Championships in Eugene / Oregon.
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As Karsten Warholm crossed the finish line of the men' s Olympic 400-meter hurdles final and registered the numbers on the stadium clock, his face turned to a mixture of exhaustion, elation and disbelief. edition.cnn.com
Jamaica' s Elaine Thompson - Herah reacts after defending her crown in the 200 meters on August 3. She also won gold in the 100 meters on Saturday. She' s the first-ever woman to win the 100 and 200 double at consecutive Olympic Games. Photos: The best photos from the Tokyo Olympics. Norway' s Karsten Warholm celebrates after winning gold in the 400-meter hurdles on August 3. Warholm finished the race in 45.94 seconds, breaking his own world record. Hide Caption. us.cnn.com
Daniel Ståhl won the World Cup gold in Doha a few weeks ago. A few days later, the announcement came that he was nominated as one of ten people to win the award as Europe' s best athlete in 2019. Today, IAAF announced that four finalists will remain. It is the Polish slaughter thrower Pawel Fajdek, the spear thrower Magnus Kirt from Estonia, Norwegian big star Karsten Warholm and Daniel Ståhl. The winner will be presented at the Golden Tracks gala in Tallinn on October 26. On the women' s side, Dina Asher-Smith, Sifan Hassan, Mariya Lasitskene and Malaika Mihambo are nominated. www.tellerreport.com
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"I don't think I realized at the time how much I was holding onto, how much the challenges of the past year and a half had affected me and were still underlying there in my system -- getting to the Olympics wasn't just a magical cure for all of this." Labbe told CNN. "I knew it had nothing to do with performance anxiety, I was fully confident and nerves were not an issue on matchday. It was the second that whistle blew, that moment where I had to come down and relax a bit before the next game."
This year ’ s athletes of the year , as awarded by USA Track & Field, has a distance feel to it. Meb Keflezighi, the 2014 Boston Marathon champion, was named 2014 USATF Jesse Owens Athlete of the Year . Keflezighi’s 2:08:37 finish was a personal best. He rounded out the year with a solid fourth-place showing at the New York City Marathon in November. Simpson, meanwhile, was the Diamond League and USATF champion in the 1,500 meters. Her personal and season’s best time of 3:57.22 made her the third-fastest woman in the world at 1,500 meters this year.