Yupun Abeykoon Wins at Anhalt Athletic Championship

 Sri Lankan sprinter Yupun Abeykoon has won first place in the Men’s 100m event at the Anhalt Athletic Championship 2024. Abeykoon clocked 10.16 seconds (wind+0.3) in the final held on Friday, following his season-best performance of 10.15 seconds (wind 0.0) in Heat 1.

Poland’s Dominik Kopeć finished second with a time of 10.21 seconds, while Omani sprinter Ali Anwar Ali Al-Balushi took bronze with 10.25 seconds. The championship, part of the World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze series, was hosted at the Paul-Greifzu-Stadion in Dessau.