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Photo: Skippers receive world cup-gold awarded at the Olympic Stadium

Photo: Skippers receive world cup-gold awarded at the Olympic Stadium

Dafne Schippers Saturday night her gold medal for the prologeren of her world title at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS of athletics in London.

In some parts this WK is the medailleceremonie, only a day later and that was at the 200 metres for women is the case. The 25-year-old Utrecht was Saturday, shortly before the evening program started on the winner’s podium.

After her third place Sunday in the 100 meters got Skippers her bronze medal, even a day later.

Schippers stood Saturday on the stage with the côte d’ivoire Marie-Josée Ta Lou (silver) and Shaunae Miller-Uibo (bronze) from the Bahamas. In the final remained the Dutch Ta Lou little (22,05 to 22,08).

Skippers get gold awarded

Smiling faces on the stage.
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The medal of Skippers.
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The Dutch state a total of now five world CHAMPIONSHIP medals.
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A proud Skippers with the gold.
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The Dutch won the 200 meters in a time of 22,05.
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The gold of the Captains was the third ever for the Netherlands in a world CHAMPIONSHIP of athletics.
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With the gold came Skippers in the footsteps of the Jamaican Marlene Ottey (1993 and 1995) and the American Allyson Felix (2005, 2007 and 2009). They were to Friday, the only two women in the world title at the 200 metres had prolonged.

In total, the Netherlands is now on three medals this world cup. In addition to the bronze and gold for Skippers, there was a bronze for meerkampster Anouk Vetter.

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