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Omanyala sets new record in Italy

Ferdinand Omanyala, Africa’s 100-meter record holder, set a new record for the International Castiglione Athletics Meeting at Zecchini Stadium in Groseto, Italy on Sunday night.

Omanyala emerged victorious with a new 10-minute lead 11, followed by Arthur Cisse, of Ivoru Coast who finished second with 10 seconds and 14 points while Italy’s Fostine Desalu was third with 10 seconds to 33.

Omanyala also later set a personal best time of 200 meters at 20 seconds 50 points, breaking his previous 20-second record at 90 points on March 4, 2020.

Omanyala sets new record in Italy