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Athletics: Wilson Cabral wins national championship of 5.000 meters, two days after his victory in the Canary Islands

Praia, Jul 30 (Inforpress) – Cabo Verdean international long distance runner Wilson Cabral from North Santiago sporting area won the title of Cabo Verdean athletics champion on the 5km track during the National Track Championship, held at the National Stadium.

Wilson Cabral won the title with a time of 15 minutes, 13 seconds and 41 hundredths, relegating Artur Fortes Silva from São Vicente to second place with a time of 15:15:21, while Paulo dos Santos also from the São Vicente sports region closed the podium with the conquest of the bronze medal with the mark of 15:38:09.

This achievement by Wilson Cabral was done two days after this “Emicela Team Cabo Verde” athlete won the 9th edition of the Águas de Teror trail, “Los Picos Challenges”, held in the Canary Islands.

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