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Gudaf Tsegar crushes the Championships Record in Belgrade

World Indoor 1500m Record Holder Gudaf Tsegay crushed the  championships record at the ongoing 18th edition of the World Indoor Championships Belgrade 22 that is being held in the Serbian capital’s Stark Arena in Belgrade.

Tsegay led 1-2-3 Ethiopian podium finish as she took charge of the race from the gun start to end crossing the line with the new championship record of 3:57.19.

She was followed a distant later by the 2014 World Indoor silver medallist, Axumawit Embaye who crossed the line in a time of 4:02.29 with the 2019 African Games champion in 800m race, Hirut Meshesha closing the podium three finishes in 4:03.39

The 2014 Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, Winnie Nanyondo from Uganda and Josette Norris from United States finished in fourth and fifth place in a time of 4:0339 and 4:04.60 respectively.pulling away from the group