Schippers takes bronze world CHAMPIONSHIP medal in receipt
Dafne Schippers has Monday night in the Olympic Stadium in London her bronze medal received them a day earlier won the 100 metres.
In some parts this WK is the medailleceremonie, only a day later and that was with the 100 metres for women is the case. The 25-year-old Utrecht was Monday, shortly before the evening program started on the winner’s podium.
Skippers had Sunday night American Tori Bowie (10,85) and côte d’ivoire Marie-Josée Ta Lou (10,86). The Dutch finished in 10,96. The bronze was her fourth world CHAMPIONSHIP medal in total. In 2013, she conquered in Moscow with bronze in the pentathlon and decathlon, then in 2014 moved into the sprint.
On the 2015 world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Beijing picked up Skippers silver in the 100 metres and gold in the 200 metres. In London she comes later this week in action in the 200 metres. Tuesday series, Thursday in the semi-finals and Friday is the final battle. After that, Boaters also have the 4×100 metres with the Dutch estafetteploeg.
Skippers will receive a medal in a full Olympic Stadium
Dafne Schippers Monday her bronze medal from the 100 metres.
In some parts this WK is the medailleceremonie, only a day later and that was with the 100 metres for women is the case.
The 25-year-old Utrecht was Monday, shortly before the evening program started on the winner’s podium.
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Schippers was not the only Dutch on Sunday, a medal clinched. Anouk Vetter surprised with bronze in the pentathlon and decathlon, but she got her medal shortly after the closing 800 meters were issued.
Monday night there is a Dutch in action. Sifan Hassan runs at 22.50 hours (Dutch time) the final of the 1500 metres. The Ethiopia-born Hassan, who in 2008 came to the Netherlands, is the topfavoriete for gold.
His biggest competitors are the Kenyan Faith Kipyegon, who is in Rio de Janeiro she became an olympic champion, and reigning world champion and world record holder Genzebe Dibaba from Ethiopia. Later this WK runs Hassan also the 5,000 metres.
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