Ghanaian sprinter, Benjamin Azamati has won gold in the men’s 100m race at the Paris Diamond League.
Azamati ran a time of 10.25s, finishing the race ahead of Mouhamadou Fall and Jimmy Vicaut, both from France.
Fellow Ghanaian sprinter, Sean Safo-Antwi, however, finished sixth with a time of 10.45s.
Ghanaian sprinter, Benjamin Azamati
Azamati’s winning time was slower than his time in his last race in Oslo, where he ran 10.15s to finish fourth.
The former University of Ghana student will also compete in the 200m race, where he will come up against reigning Olympic champion, Andre de Grasse.
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Benjamin Azamati wins Gold in 100m with 10.25s at the Paris Diamond League meeting.. https://t.co/9h4cxEHpVH
🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰 This is a great news for Ghana 🇬🇭 Athletics
ESPN || Beatrice || Barca || Renato Sanchez || Black Sherif pic.twitter.com/wHYXLsTlNg
— Los Blancos (@QwesiDanny) June 18, 2022
Benjamin Azamati wins Gold in 100m at the Paris Diamond League🇬🇭 pic.twitter.com/n4dUl3NcHI
— With All Due Respect (@cdzas) June 18, 2022
Benjamin Azamati wins Gold in his 100m race at the Paris Diamond League meeting 🇬🇭🇬🇭🇬🇭 He is still delivering 🔥🔥@benjaminazamati 😘💯 pic.twitter.com/nOuwzodllg
— Michael Nightingale🇬🇭 (@Michael245721) June 18, 2022
Big win for Benjamin Azamati as he wins gold in 100m at the Paris Diamond League meeting in Saturday.
Fellow compatriot, Sarfo-Antwi Sean came 6th.
Huge win for Ghana pic.twitter.com/Hu82pF8QFS
— Korley Officially (@iamKorley) June 18, 2022