Lotto Road to Birmingham: Omanyala Seals Commonwealth Games Slot

Lotto Road to Birmingham: Omanyala Seals Commonwealth Games Slot

Africa 100 metres record holder and champion Ferdinand Omanyala cruised to 100m victory as the Athletics Kenya/Lotto World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games trials ended on Saturday, June 25th, 2022 in Nairobi.

 

Omanyala, clocked 10.03 seconds to miss the sub 10sec he had promised on a chilly afternoon at Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani.

 

Omanyala, edged Africa 4x100m gold medallist Samuel Imeta to second place in 10.25 as the 2015 Africa 400m silver medallist Boniface Mweresa came third..

 

Omanyala will team up with Imeta in 100m at the Commonwealth Games to hosted in Birmingham, England on July 28th to August 8th, 2022.

 

It’s only Omanyala, who gets to represent Kenya at the World Athletics Championships in Oregon, USA dlated for July 15th to 24th, 2022, being the only one to have met the qualifying standard time of 10.05.

COMMENTS

WORDPRESS: 0
DISQUS: 0