April 21, 2024

Mark English didn’t make the ultimate of the World Championships 800m regardless of one other heroic run and season’s finest in Hungary.

The Letterkenny man gave it his all and completed in a time of 1.45.14 however in the end completed seventh out of eight starters.

The Finn Valley athlete stored in contact with the sphere all through however simply didn’t have the kick coming into the final 100 metres because the leaders pulled away.

It was all the time going to be a tricky ask for English who was up towards many rivals who had higher season’s finest this 12 months.

He certified as a quickest loser however he merely didn’t have sufficient within the tank to make it to the ultimate.

He completed his warmth in a time of 1.45.71 which was one other season’s finest earlier than shaving greater than one other half a second of that point which he will probably be happy with.

Ultimately, nonetheless, the hole was merely an excessive amount of for English to bridge.

English fails to make World 800M ultimate regardless of one other season’s finest was final modified: August twenty fourth, 2023 by Workers Author

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