Kallur sets new world record
AFP/The Local · 11 Feb 2008, 07:14
Published: 11 Feb 2008 07:14 GMT+01:00
Sweden's Susanna Kallur set a new indoor world record on Sunday at the Karlsruhe International athletics tournament in Germany.
She clocked a time 7.68 seconds over the 60 meter hurdles.
The 26-year-old beat the old record of 7.69 seconds set by compatriot Ludmila Engquist in Chelyabinsk, Russia, in 1990.
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