Lendore cops Bronze at World Athletics event in Poland

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Lendore cops Bronze at World Athletics event in Poland

It was a another bronze for T&T athlete Deon Lendore, as he finished third in the men’s 400m event at the World Athletics Continental Tour Gold in Poland on Sunday.

Lendore clocked a time of 45.31 seconds in the race, which was won by Olympic gold medallist Michael Cherry who clocked 44.94 seconds.
Second place when to Vernon Norwood in 45.12 seconds.

This is Lendore’s second bronze medal win within a week, following his effort in Rovereto, Italy, last Tuesday, when he clocked an even faster 45.19 seconds.

Also in action in Poland on Sunday was Michelle-Lee Ahye.

However, Ahye finished fourth in 11.19 seconds, despite a strong start in the women’s 100m event.

Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce clocked 10.81 seconds to cop gold.

Mujinga Kambundji of Switzerland took second in 11.08 seconds and Briton Daryll Neita third in 11.15 seconds.