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Suwaibou Makes Encouraging Start in Poland

Jul 14, 2008, 8:46 AM | Article By: By Sainabou Kujabi

The Gambia's only Athlete taking part in the world Junior Championship in Poland, Suwaibou Sanneh came second in the first round of the 100m race with a finishing time of 10.62. Therefore gaining an automatic qualification to the semi final.

Unfortunately, Suwaibou could not make it past the semi finals as he only managed to secure seventh position with a running time of 10.75.

Last evening as we went to press, Pointsports was reliably informed that Suwaibou was said to be taking part in the first round and, if he qualifies, in the semi-finals of the 200m.

The championship kicked off on Tuesday 8thJuly 2008 and will end by the 13th.