Bulgaria’s Ivet Lalova Finishes Third at 200M Diamond League Run in Oslo

Sports | June 10, 2016, Friday // 12:40| Views: | Comments: 0
Bulgaria: Bulgaria’s Ivet Lalova Finishes Third at 200M Diamond League Run in Oslo File photo, BGNES

Bulgaria’s sprinter Ivet Lalova-Collio finished third at the 200 metres Diamond League run held in Oslo on Thursday.

Lalova covered the distance in 22.78 seconds, finishing 0.85 seconds behind winner Dafne Schippers from the Netherlands.

The 32-year-old Bulgarian set a personal record for the season and is continuing her excellent performance this week after having won the 100 metres run in Bellinzona on Monday.

The winner Schippers finished in 21.93 seconds, recording best performance in the world this the season and setting a Diamond League record. Elaine Thompson from Jamaica came second with 22.64 seconds.

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