Gavelas wins gold at the World Championship of Athletics for the Disabled!


The second medal of the Greek delegation in this World Championship of Athletics for the Disabled, held in Paris, has the color of gold. THE Nikos Gavelas with his guide Dimitris Chrysafi were crowned world champions in the 100m. T11, with a time of 10.93, which is the same as yesterday, which he achieved in the semi-final and is a match record tie.

Nassos Gavelas, from the beginning of the World Championship, it appeared that he is in great shape. From yesterday’s morning qualifying, and also in the afternoon in the semi-final, their races were the best, with the climax of 10.93 in the semi-final, which is also a new race record.

In tonight’s final, the Paralympic gold medalist, although he was charged with an invalid start, then entered strongly from the start and with the driver of Dimitris Chrysafis, they showed that they will not miss the opportunity to be crowned world champions. After all, he was the only one in the race who has broken 11 seconds this year and he even achieved it in the semi-final and repeated it tonight in the final.

The silver medal went to Namibia and Ananias Sikongo with 11.11. and African record and the podium was completed by the Frenchman Timothe Adolphe with 11.12, which is his best performance this year.

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