• Sifan Hassan to attempt mile record at Monaco's Diamond League

July 12, 2019

"After that race I was dying." Sifan Hassan reflected on her European 3000m record of 8:18.49 in Stanford last month ahead of her outing in the Brave like Gabe women's mile in Monaco tomorrow. Her best mile time of 4:14.71 is just two seconds slower than the world record of 4:12.56 

"In Stanford I ran a very beautiful time and I hope here for a fast time too – a very fast time. I improved by nine seconds (over 3000m) so that’s why I want to improve this by three seconds. I hope yeah, it could be a world record.

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