Soufiane El Bakkali added another title to his already lengthy awards list by winning the Men’s 3000m Steeplechase Monaco Diamohis opponents Herculis on Friday, July 12.
Although El Bakkali won this year’s edition in 8:04:82, he failed to break his last year’s record of 7:58:15.
El Bakkali is a world steeplechase champion. During his races, the champion usually remains close behind the top 5 before unleashing all his power to overtake his opponents with a last minute sprint.
The 23-year-old has a promising future as a professional runner, with many records still left to break.