SPORTS WORLD: DINIZ, 39, THE OLDEST TO WIN A WORLD CROWN

August 14, 2017 5:00 AMLondon • Yohann Diniz became the oldest athletics world champion yesterday when he won the 50km walk at the age of 39 in London - beating the old record by another walker, 37-year-old Soviet Veniamin Soldatenko, who won a specially-staged 50km event in Malmo in 1976.

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