(ANSA)-ROME, July 25-Italian racewalker Massimo Stano wins a 35km walk on the final day of the World Championships in Athletics in Eugene on Sunday, winning the 20km Olympic Crown worldwide. Added title.
“I wanted to win this world title to show that Tokyo (Olympic) can pull it off at a different distance than a fluke,” said 30-year-old Rye TV.
“In my mind, it turned out to be the only possible result.”
This was Italy’s first and second championship gold medal after Elena Vallortigara won the bronze medal in the Women’s High Jump (ANSA).
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