Andrew Pozzi

Pozzi runs a PB in World Indoor final

9th March 2014

GB Hurdler Andrew Pozzi finished fourth in the IAAF World Indoor Championships men’s 60m hurdle final with a new PB.

Pozzi ran 7.53 seconds in Sopot, Poland, to put him joint fourth on the British all-time list and cap a strong return to action.

Result from the final – 9th March 2014
1 Omo OSAGHAE (USA) 7.45 WL
2 Pascal MARTINOT-LAGARDE (FRA) 7.46
3 Garfield DARIEN (FRA) 7.47 PB
4 Andrew POZZI (GBR) 7.53 PB
5 Gregor TRABER (GER) 7.56 PB
6 Erik BALNUWEIT (GER) 7.56
7 William SHARMAN (GBR) 7.60
Andrew RILEY (JAM) DNS

Andrew had qualified for the final after finishing second in heat 2 in the semi finals, equaling his previous PB of 7.56 seconds.

The GB hurdler won his first round heat also in 7.56 seconds. It was the joint quickest time in qualifying alongside French pair Garfield Darien and Pascal Martinot-Lagarde.

Photograph courtesy of British Athletics/Mark Shearman

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