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Posted On: 1 October 2019 09:44 am
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:05 pm

IAAF Doha 2019: Abdulrahman Samba wins Qatar's first Medal in 400M hurdles

Binu Cherian
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Qatari champion Abdulrahman Samba won Monday the bronze medal of the 400M Hurdles Men in the fourth day of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.

Abderrahman Samba came in third place after recording a time of 48.03 seconds. The Qatari champion's victory was celebrated by fans at Khalifa International Stadium.

After winning the bronze medal, Samba received congratulations from HE President of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, and Chairman of the Doha 2019 World Athletics Championships, for his first achievement in the championships.

Karsten Warholm of Norway won the gold medal of the 400M Hurdles Men in 47.42 seconds, followed by Rai Benjamin of the U.S., who won the silver medal in 47.66 seconds.

Source: QNA