MARIE JOSÉE TA LOU and Murielle Ahouré, Ivorian sprinters who are gaining strength!
Indeed, the Ivorian sprinter Marie José Ta Lou made a very sensational debut at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Yesterday, Friday morning, Ta Lou, 32, was the fastest with a time of 10.78, breaking her record. staff of 7 hundredths of a second.
Note that Marie José Ta Lou equaled the African record in the 100m. This record was held by her compatriot Murielle Ahouré.
A hell of a performance for Marie Josée Ta Lou since never had an athlete gone so fast during a first 100m Olympic round. The Ivorian sprinter qualifies for the semi-finals.
As for her compatriot Murielle Ahouré, she also secured her ticket to the semi-final of the 100 event by finishing third in her heat with a time of 11.16. In conclusion, the sprinters will meet again on Saturday for the semi-finals.