Sifan Hassan takes second gold, men’s 4×400 relay choose silver

Sifan Hassan after her next gold of the game titles. Image: Olaf Kraak ANP

Distance runner Sifan Hassan has concluded her Olympic mission with profitable gold in the 10,000 metres on Saturday.

With four laps to go, Hassan, 28, was in breakaway team of 3 together with earth document holder Letesenbet Gidey from Ethiopia and Kalkidan Gezahegne from Bahrein. She took the gold immediately after what commentators described as an ‘extraordinary’ finish sprint in the closing 200 metres.

Hassan, who will have the Dutch flag in the closing ceremony, experienced now gained gold in the 5,000 metres and picked up bronze in the 1,500 metres on Friday.

Later on on the observe, the Dutch men’s 4×400 relay crew clinched the silver medal powering the US. Liemarvin Bonevacia, Terrence Agard, Tony van Diepen and Ramsey Angela had been having element in the 1st ever Olympic closing in this occasion by Dutch athletes.

The Dutch males, who manufactured it to the ultimate as the quickest losers, established a new Dutch history of 2.57.18, knocking almost two seconds off the preceding greatest.

The two wins are the sixth and seventh Dutch athletics medal of the online games, following Femke Bol’s bronze in the 400 metres hurdles and Anouk Vetter and Emma Oosterwegel’s silver and bronze in the heptathlon.

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