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Ihab Abdelrahman wins Stockholm 2016 Diamond League

Ihab Abdelrahman

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Egyptian javelin thrower Ihab Abdelrahman has won the Stockholm edition of the Diamond League.

The 27-year-old won the javelin throw in the Stockholm 2016 Diamond League with a throw of 86.00 meters.

Ihab also won the Eugune, USA edition in May 2016 with a throw of 87.37m.

Abdelrahaman finished second in the 2015 Bejing World Championships throwing 88.99m and in the same year won the African games with a throw of 85.37m.

It is also worth noting that Egyptian 800m runner Mohamed Hamada Mohamed finished second in his heat.

Ahmad Yousef is a proud Egyptian football fanatic who started playing football at a young age and was scouted for Ipswich Town. A hardcore Tottenham Hotspur fan and Zamalek supporter by blood, Ahmad mainly follows European football involving Egyptian players and the Egyptian national team. Ahmad’s love for Egyptian players abroad is what initially spurred him into writing. He now writes regularly and is also an editor at

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