MEETING DE PARIS: NEW RECORDS ON MONDO TRACK!
RUTH JEBET SMASHES 3000M STEEPLECHASE WORLD RECORD, YOMIF KEJELCHA BEATS THE 3000M U20 WORLD RECORD
The IAAF Diamond League in Paris was a huge success in terms of quality and results; here the highlights:
- 3000m Steeplechase (W) | World Record for Ruth Jebet. The athlete of Kenyan origin knocked more than six seconds from the previous record of 8:58.81
- 3000m (M) | U20 World Record for Yomif Kejelcha
- 1500m (W) | Laura Muir produced the top performance of the season in the event, breaking the British record and the MEETING de PARIS record –held by Yuliya Chizhenko (RUS) since 2006 – in the process