Victory! Israeli athlete wins gold and sets new world record

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 Victory! An Israeli athlete wins gold and sets a new world record

Israeli athlete Blessing Afrifa set another world record in the 200m. This happened in the final of the World Youth Championships in Athletics. Afrifa ran the distance in 19.96 seconds, beating favorite Letsile Tebogo of Botswana by six thousandths of a second. This is Israel's second gold medal at the championship in history. "I have no words. I am so excited. It was my dream, and I am very glad that it came true,” the athlete said in an interview with Kan.

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