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The young Tunisian, only 18 years old, broke all odds by winning the 400-meter freestyle. The African finished ahead of Australian Jack McLoughlin and American Kieran Smith. “I can’t believe it, it was the best race of my life,” he said at the subsequent press conference.
The day of Sunday, July 25, threw a surprising podium when Ahmed Hafnaoui, an athlete of just 18 years old born in Tunisia, won the 400-meter freestyle race in swimming, surpassing his own mark in the classification.
With a time of 3: 43.36 minutes, two and a half seconds faster than in Saturday’s competition, he hit the wall with a great sprint in the last 50 meters and overtook Australian Jack McLoughlin and American Kieran Smith.
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