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Italy's Olympic champion Jacobs retains European 100m crown

Posted on AllSides June 8th, 2024
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Italy’s Olympic champion Marcell Jacobs retained his European 100m crown in Rome on Saturday in the perfect tonic for the upcoming Paris Games. Jacobs timed a season’s best of 10.02 seconds to claim gold. Italian teammate Chituru Ali took silver in 10.05sec, with Briton Romel Glave claiming bronze in 10.06sec. After three poorly-attended sessions, there was a sizeable, noisy crowd at the Stadio Olimipico to see the homecoming of Rome local Jacobs, born in the United States to an American soldier father and Italian mother, but raised by the latter...

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