Rasmus Magi 7th in Tokyo men's 400 meters hurdles final, sets another Estonian record

  • 2021-08-03
  • BNS/TBT Staff

TALLINN - Estonian hurdles runner Rasmus Magi came seventh in the men's 400 meters hurdles final in Tokyo on Tuesday, setting a new domestic record for Estonia, Postimees reports.

Norway's Karsten Warholm took Olympic gold with a new world record of 45.94 while Magi finished seventh with 48.11, breaking the Estonian record 48.36 he himself had set in Sunday's semi-finals.

In addition to Warholm's world record and Magi's Estonian record, five more hurdlers also set new domestic or continental records.