(CNN)The females’s world record in the mile run, which has actually meant 23 years, lastly fell on Friday.
Hassan took the lead with 600 meters staying in the race and did not recall. The next closest runner was Great Britain’s Laura Weightman, with a time of 4:17.60.
Russia’s Svetlana Masterkova set the world record in 1996 with 4:12.56.
The athletic association has Hassan ranked
No. 2 in the females’s 10,000 meters, 1,500 meters and 5,000 meters. Her total ranking is 6th, which must increase after this record win.
This win is Hassan’s 5th first-place surface this year.
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