Hassan was very happy with the results, with historic gold-in-Doha-after tough and painful week

Sifan Hassan was her good fortune to a gold medal Saturday in the 1,500 meters at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in athletics in Doha. In the Netherlands it is the perfect end to a difficult week in which their coach is a dopingschorsing me.

“I am very pleased about that. I did what I had to do it. I’ve seen this week is really tough and painful moments, and I’m proud of the fact that I can do this, I have been given,” said Hassan, in a reaction against the Dutch.

Hassan heard about the idea on Tuesday that its American coach, Alberto Salazar, for four years, has been suspended by the U.s. anti-doping agency USADA, as he has for 2016, and the doping rule violation.

“I was very angry about it. Especially about the timing. I am clean, I have always been called to do. I just wanted tonight to show everyone how clean I am,” she said.

“I didn’t expect it, it’s so easy for us. At 250 meters from the finish line, I thought, for the first time in all its glory, but it is 50 yards from the finish line verzuurden my legs properly and I had to be tough.”

Sifan Hassan to the Dutch flag after her victory in the 1,500 meters. (Photo: Pro-Shots)

Hasan writes in history with a gold medal in 1,500 meters

Hassan wrote, in addition, the building’s history. She was the first person ever to be world champion in both the 1,500 and if 10 000 m, the distance between the last week also, and with great force took the lead.

“It is an incredible feeling. I want to take time to enjoy it, and it’s still not going to talk about the future. I’m going to be there until later on to think about what I’m going to do, and what coach and I’m going to work out”, she concluded.

Hassan was in a class of its own in the 1500 meters. She continued with a personal best of 3.51,95 Kenya’s Faith Kipyegon, the second with a 3.54,and 22), and the Ethiopian Gudaf Tsegay third with a 3.54,38), more than before.

Hassan had a kampioenschapsrecord, and a thick Dutch record. Her previous best was 3.55,30, in July and ran in the Monaco grand prix. The current world record from Ethiopian Genzebe Dibaba (3.50,07 was well out of range.

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