June 22, 2024

Letterkenny man Mark English faces a tricky battle in tonight’s 800 metre semi-final on the World Athletics Championships in Budapest.

The Finn Valley AC athlete was badly hampered in his qualifying warmth on Tuesday, however ran an enormous race to get again up for 4th place in a season’s better of 1:45:71. That outcome will see him again on monitor this night at 8.08pm.

English will face an enormous problem in attempting to advance to the medal decider, with solely the primary two in every warmth qualifying alongside the following two quickest. 

Nonetheless, he’s showing at his sixth World Championships, a report for an Irish athlete, and a daring exhibiting may be anticipated.

Tonight’s race will probably be broadcast reside on Virgin Media Two.

Mark English faces large battle in tonight’s World semi-final was final modified: August twenty fourth, 2023 by Workers Author