• Muzala Samukonga destroys men's 400m field with 43.91 at Golden GP in Botswana

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Zambia's Muzala Samukonga produced a shock performance at the Botswana Gold Grand Prix on Saturday by setting a new 400m World Lead and national record.

Samukonga clocked a jaw dropping 43.91 seconds, destroying a 400m field which included the World and Olympic games medalists.

The 20-year-old African Champion jumped to 17th place on the World 400m all-time list.

Watch the race below:

Results 400m Men

1Samukonga MuzalaZAM43.91
2James KiraniGRN44.76
3Scotch LeungoBOT44.92
4Pillay LytheRSA45.07
5Ndori BayapoBOT45.13
6Nene ZakithiRSA45.53
7Isaacs GardeoRSA46.28
8Makwala IsaacBOT46.35
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