Turkish Athlete Yasmani Escobar in Tokyo Olympics Finals

2020 Tokyo Olympics Yasmani Escobar Copello is in the final! Turkish athlete Yasmani Escobar Copello made his mark in the 400m hurdles final at the Tokyo Olympic Games. Escobar Copello made his fans happy in his country by making it to the final in the steeplechase.

Turkish Athlete Yasmani Escobar in Tokyo Olympics Finals GMSPORS

Our athlete Yasmani Escobar Copello, who represented Turkey in the 400m hurdles semi-finals at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, advanced to the final.

Copello, who was 3rd in his series with a time of 47.88, became one of the 8 fastest athletes and qualified to run in the final to be held on 3 August at 06:20.

Yasmani earned the right to compete in the final, as he was one of the 2 athletes who achieved the best rank among the athletes excluding the top 2.

Yasmani Copello Escobar is a Turkish hurdler of Cuban descent. He is a Fenerbah├že athlete. Escobar broke the 400m hurdles Turkish record with his 49.73 performance in July 2015. About two weeks later, he pulled the record to 49.39.