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    Sprinter Eddie Osei-Nketia faces a struggle for Tokyo Olympics selection

    Sprinter Eddie Osei-Nketia faces a struggle for Tokyo Olympics selection


    The 19-year-old's personal best, which he ran over the weekend, is 10.12 seconds - 0.07 seconds outside the qualifying standard.

    The national record, which his dad Gus holds, is 10.11.

    Athletics New Zealand high performance boss Scott Goodman explains the parameters.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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