AA / Istanbul
Turkish swimmer Merve Tuncel won gold at the European Junior Championships in the women’s 1,500-meter freestyle, with a record 8 minutes 21 seconds and 91 milliseconds.
Anadolu Agency correspondent reported on Saturday that the national team athlete broke the European record in the women’s 1,500-meter freestyle race at the European Junior Championships in the capital. Italian, Rome.
He said Tuncel broke the European record with a time of 8 minutes, 21 seconds and 91 milliseconds.
As for her compatriot Deniz Ertan, she came in 2nd position and won the silver medal.
Spain’s Paula Fernandez Otero finished third in the race and won bronze.
* Translated from Arabic by Hajer Cherni
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