Athletics in the remote duel: a Great deal of confusion to the false world record in Inspiration Games

With the "Inspiration Games" in six countries, has reported to the athletics in the Corona-crisis. At the Premiere of the competition format with remote duels

Athletics in the remote duel: a Great deal of confusion to the false world record in Inspiration Games

With the "Inspiration Games" in six countries, has reported to the athletics in the Corona-crisis. At the Premiere of the competition format with remote duels on Thursday night there was, however, a great deal of confusion to Noah Lyles: The world champion ran in America in the 200 meters in allegedly 18,90 seconds – what would have been substantially faster than the world record of Superstar Usain Bolt Berlin 2009 (19,19). After a Review, it turned out, however, that the Americans had been assigned a wrong start line – and he only ran 185 meters. "You can't play with my feelings. You have given me the wrong track,“ wrote Lyles shortly afterwards on Twitter.

The rarely run 150 meters, the twelve times world won champion and six-time Olympic champion Allyson Felix of America, which ran in Walnut/California 16,81 seconds. In Bradenton, Florida, Shaunae Miller-Uibo, the 400-Meter Olympic champion from the Bahamas needed to 17.15 seconds. The Swiss Mujinga Kambundji delivery in Zurich 17,28 seconds. "Pretty weird," said Felix your Solo Sprint: "But I love this Sport, and we want to support him."

the event from the tradition of the meeting in Zurich was Organized. There is also the start of the shots, which were transferred in the other stages sync dropped. The competition venues were, among others, Lisbon, Papendal/Arnhem in the Netherlands, Aubiere, France and Karlstad in Sweden. A total of thirty top athletes competed in eight disciplines. German participants were at the Start.

Updated Date: 09 July 2020, 17:19

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