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Burke advances to men’s 60-metres semifinals

March 1, 2024

Barbadian sprinter Mario Burke clocked 6.58 seconds to advance to the semifinals of the men’s 60-metre event at the World Indoor Championships in Glasgow.

The Barbadian finished second in heat six behind American Christian Coleman who was the fastest qualifier with a time of 6.49 seconds.

Japan’s Akihiro Higashida was third (6.62).

The semifinals are set for 3:45 p.m. Barbados time.

Photo: Barbados Olympic Association

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