Saudi runner Mazen Al-Yasin has qualified for the semi-finals of the 400-meter race at the Tokyo Olympics in the second group qualifiers.
He won the race with a timing of 45.16
Mazen Al-Yassin is a Saudi runner who started his career in 2013 and has participated in several tournaments, including the World Youth Championships, and the Asian Athletics Championships. He also won silver at the Asian Indoor Games.
Mazen has received so much support and praises not just from Saudis but people in the wider Arab region for this historical achievement.
He was also extremely emotional about winning the 400m championship at the Tokyo Olympics
العداء السعودي مازن الياسين يحقق المركز الأول ويتأهل إلى نصف نهائي سباق الـ400 متر في أولمبياد طوكيو pic.twitter.com/5rbJjXajYs
— أول سعوديـ/ـة | First🥇Saudi (@First1Saudi) August 1, 2021