ANCONA – Shoots with a personal record the new season of Filippo Tortu. At the meeting of the Palaindoor of Ancona, the twenty-year sprinter of the Fiamme Gialle runs the first test of 60 meters in 6.58 and remodels four cents of 6.62 a year ago in Berlin. It is the best national performance under 23, exceeding 6.60 by Francesco Scuderi dating back to 1998, to become the sixth blue ever at the absolute level. The Brianza of Sardinian origin, Italian recordman of 100 meters with 9.99, then also won the second test in 6.63. "It was a good race – the words of Tortu -: I improved, that was the goal and therefore the season could not start better. It was a race that I felt a lot: I want to dedicate it to Alessio Giovannini of Fidal, who left us too quickly. This beautiful day of athletics is for him. In the next days I will go to Berlin and I will try to improve again. There are big names, important athletes: I will prove myself. And then I will challenge Cristiano Ronaldo on the 60 meters … ".
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