Sifan Hassan is on Wednesday at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in athletics in Doha, will start in the 1,500 meters. The world champion in the 10,000-meter give the preference to that distance, over 5.000 meters.
The 26-year-old Hassan had been with regard to both distances are posted at the tournament in the Qatari capital, but because of the 1,500, as the 5,000 m on the same day night, she was forced to make a choice.
Hassan won it on Saturday as the first female athlete ever in the 10,000 meters, and the new is in fourth place, Dutch athlete ever to win the world championship. She was following in the footsteps of the polsstokhoogspringer Rens Blom (2005), and sprinter Dafne Schippers (2015, 2017, at 200 meters).
After getting her title, and gave Hassan a preference for the 1500 m as her coach, Alberto Salazar, his pupil, rather than the 5,000 m saw the start.
Sifan Hassan was Sunday, and her gold medal in the 10,000 meters. (Photo: Pro-Shots)
Hassan is aware that they might be a risk to take
The management of Hassan’s to let you know that the female athlete understands that she is in the 5,000-meters with a great opportunity on gold, but in the 1,500 meters in her lievelingsafstand. For the distance dare, to reduce the risk of.
Additionally, Hassan was also in the 1,500-meter medaillekansen. Four years ago, she took all of the bronze in the 1,500 meters at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Beijing. In 2017, in London, came as the fifth.
In the series, and the 1,500-meter start on Wednesday at 16.35 p.m. at the Khalifa International Stadium. An hour later, in the 5,000 meters at the program. The finals of both of the distances, are available for Saturday programming.
Hasan may be the first ever two-time gold packs in a single world cup. Dafne Schippers has distributed the two gold stickers on the 200 metres in the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2015 and 2017.
World champion Sifan Hassan will be 10,000 metres, is actually very boring