Joseph Amoah Shatters Ghana's 200m Indoor National Record

Joseph Amoah Shatters Ghana's 200m Indoor National Record

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Joseph Amoah OLY, has shattered Ghana's 200m *indoor* national record with a sizzling 20.57 secs at the 2022 Boston University Invite.

Amoah's time is ranked number 1 in Africa and 5 in the world as of Feb 5th @ 7pm (GMT). Amoah now holds three (3) national records - indoor 200m, outdoor, 200m and 4x100m.

He was the Athletics Team Captain at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan.

Meanwhile, Benjamin Azamati OLY, started his 2022 indoor season with a continental (Africa) leading 6.54 secs in the 60m finals at the 2022 NM Collegiate Classic.

Azamati's time ranks him as the 3rd fastest Ghanaian ever in the 60m behind Leo Leonard Myles-Mills (6.45 secs [African Record]) and Eric Nkansah (6.51 secs).


In another development, Joseph Manu who also went to the Olympic Games dropped a fast 60m indoor PB with 6.66 secs clocking. His performance moves him into the number two spot behind Benjamin Azamati among Ghanaian sprinters in 2022. 


From Sammy Heywood Okine


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