Nairobi 2020: Nigeria Wins Mixed 4×400m Relay with a Championship Record

The World Athletics Under 20 Championships started yesterday (opening ceremony) at the Kasarani National Sports Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya.

Nigeria’s 4×400m broke the championship record in 3:19.70 to win the gold medal whiles Poland won the silver medal in 3:19.80 and India make it history by taking home the bronze medal in 3:20.60 respectively. Nairobi 2020: Nigeria Wins Mixed 4×400m Relay with a Championship Record.

Below are the full official results.

Position  Athlete Time Country
 

1

1.       Johnson Nnamani

2.       Imaobong Nse Uko

3.       Opeyemi Deborah Oke

4.       Bamidele Ajayi

 

3:19.70  (CR)

 

Nigeria

 

2

1.       Michal Wrobel

2.       Kornelia lesiewicz

3.       Alicja Kaczmarek

4.       Patryk Grzegorzewicz

 

3:19.80  (SB)

 

Poland

 

3

1.       Barath Sridhar

2.       Priya Habbathanahalli Mohan

3.       Summy

4.       Kapil

 

3:20.60  (SB)

 

India

 

4

1.       Shaemar Uter

2.       Alliah Baker

3.       Aalliyah Francis

4.       Malachi Johnson

 

3:23.04  (SB)

 

Jamaica

 

5

1.       Antonie Matthys Norte

2.       Molepo Precious

3.       Angelique Strydom

4.       Lythe Pillay

 

3:23.04  (SB)

 

South Africa

 

6

1.       Stefano Grendene

2.       Alexandra Almici

3.       Alessandra Iezzi

4.       Tommaso Boninti

 

3:24.26  (SB)

 

Italy

 

7

1.       Dilshan Udunuwara

2.       Tharushi M. Dissanayaka

3.       Lakshima Mendis

4.       Isuru Bans

 

3:26.39  (PB)

 

Sri Lanka

 

8

1.       Tadeas Placek

2.       Nikola Bisova

3.       Lucie Zavadilova

4.       David Bix

3:28.51 Czech Republic

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Sekyere Richard has had a 10-year involvement in the sport of athletics. He holds a Diploma in Physical Fitness. Sekyere has experienced the sport as a middle/distance athlete, coach, and now journalist and blogger. Sekyere has published several articles on athletics from Ghanaian Athletics to World Athletics. He currently owns and manages the content and marketing development of Athletics Hour. "I am passionate about sports, love writing and interviewing, traveling, and meeting new athletes and coaches. I like to expose the hidden talents in the youth and I am always in search of talents across Ghana". I have volunteered in one of the biggest ultra-marathons in the world "The Elton Ultra Marathon in Russia. Covered many races in Ghana including ECOWAS CAA Region II Championship and multiple roads and track races in Ghana. In 2021, he launched the "Better Ghana Athletics Agenda", which will help support organisers, athletes and coaches in all directions.

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