Golden Europeans for Italy, Nadia Battocletti stands out. Silver for the 4×400 mixed


By John

Nadia Battocletti wins gold in the 5000 meters final. Fourth medal at the European Championships in Rome for Italy with the middle distance runner breaking the European championships record with 14:35.29. The record from the Italian champion, of course, but not only that. Applause too the 4×400 mixed relay, silver medal. Luca Sito, Anna Polinari, Edoardo Scotti and Alice Mangione finished in 3'10″69, a new Italian record. Victory for Ireland: Christopher O'Donnell, Rhasidat Adeleke, Thomas Barr and Sharlene Mawdsley with 3'09″92 established the new record of the Championships. Bronze to Holland.