Doha Diamond League – India’s MP Jabir finishes seventh in 400m hurdles

India’s MP Jabir finished seventh in the men’s 400m hurdles at the Doha Diamond League 2022 in Qatar on Friday. In a star-studded race, the two-time Asian championships medallist clocked 50.42 seconds to finish seventh in an eight-contender race.

Tokyo 2020 bronze medallist Alison dos Santos of Brazil won gold with a meet record of 47.24 seconds – the leading men’s 400m timing for the season. Tokyo silver medallist Benjamin Rai of the USA (47.49) bagged the silver while Ireland’s Thomas Barr (49.67) clinched the bronze.

MP Jabir’s personal best is 49.13 seconds, which is set at the continental championship in 2019. His best timing for the 2022 season is 50.35 from the Federation Cup in India back in April.

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