Oregon 22 World Athletics Champs, Day 4, Soufiane El Bakkali, Men’s steeplechase gold medalist, Mixed Zone Interview

This is an interview by EBU Radio with the newly crowned steeplechase champion, Soufianne El Bakkali, who provided a master class in how to control a championship race on one’s reputation. 

The race pace was, well pedestrian, 2:58 for the first kilometer, 2:54 for the second kilometer, and a final 2:33, which was a…