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Hurdlers Khallifa Rosser from the United States and Andre Clarke from Jamaica are registered to participate in the men’s 400 meters hurdles event of the upcoming Felix Sánchez Classic 2022 on Saturday, 14 May 2022 afternoon. The competition is to be held at the Luguelin Santos track in Bayaguana, Monte Plata, according to a press release from the event organizers.
Monte Plata is the hometown of Luguelín Santos, the Dominican silver medallist in 400 m at the London 2012 Olympic Games. During those same games, Felix Sánchez won his second gold medal in 400 m hurdles for the Dominican Republic. Felix Sánchez is today leading the push for more Dominicans to stand out in track and field.
27-year old Rosser set the record of 48.26 seconds on 22 April 2022 at the Clyde Hart Track & Field Stadium in Waco, Texas.
29-year-old Jamaican Clarke’s personal...