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Norwegian walkers Tysse and Platzer win Cantones de La Coruna Grand Prix

Norwegian walkers Tysse and Platzer win Cantones de La Coruna Grand Prix

Norway's Eryk Tysse took over the race walking points lead by winning the 20-kilometer Cantones de La Coruna Grand Prix on Saturday.
Tysse finished in 1 hour, 19 minutes, 21 seconds ahead of Tunisia's Hathem Ghoula, 31 seconds back. Portugal's Joao Vieira followed 4 seconds behind. Mexico's Eder Sanchez, who didn't race, slipped into second place in the standings.
In the women's race, Kjersti Platzer stayed atop the standings by winning in 1:29:38, just ahead of Germany's Sabine Szimmer. Greece's Athnasia Tsoumeleka was third.


Updated : 2021-04-11 03:15 GMT+08:00