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Abdelmalik Lahoulou (born 7 May 1992) is an Algerian athlete specializing in the 400 metres hurdles. He won the silver at the 2015 Summer Universiade. His personal best in the event is 48.47 seconds set at the 2018 African Championships in Athletics . This was the current national record before he improved it to 48.39 at the 2019 World Athletics Championships in Doha.[2]

Abdelmalik Lahoulou
Abdelmalik Lahoulou Rio 2016.jpg
Lahoulou at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Born7 May 1992 (1992-05-07) (age 27)[1]
Jijel, Algeria
Height183 cm (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Weight72 kg (159 lb)
Sport
CountryAlgeria
SportAthletics
Event(s)400 m hurdles /400 m /4x400 m Relay
Achievements and titles
Highest world rankingFinalist at the 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships - Doha
Personal best(s)48.39 (2019)

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Algeria
2009 World Youth Championships Brixen, Italy 20th (h) 400 m hurdles (84 cm) 55.30
Medley relay DQ
Arab Youth Athletics Championships Aleppo, Syria 2nd 400 m hurdles (84 cm) 53.08
2010 World Junior Championships Moncton, Canada 29th (h) 400 m hurdles 53.00
2011 African Junior Championships Gaborone, Botswana 1st 400 m hurdles 51.69
2013 Mediterranean Games Mersin, Turkey 7th 400 m hurdles 51.09
4th 4 × 400 m relay 3:08.27
Islamic Solidarity Games Palembang, Indonesia 1st 400 m hurdles 50.96
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:09.04
2014 African Championships Marrakech, Morocco 10th (h) 400 m hurdles 51.67
2015 Universiade Gwangju, South Korea 2nd 400 m hurdles 48.99
World Championships Beijing, China 14th (sf) 400 m hurdles 48.87
African Games Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo 1st 400 m hurdles 48.67
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:03.07
Military World Games Mungyeong, South Korea 1st 400 m hurdles 49.43
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:03.78
2016 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 13th (sf) 400 m hurdles 49.08
2017 Arab Championship Radès, Tunisia 1st 400 m hurdles 49.05
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:05.49
World Championships London, United Kingdom 10th (sf) 400 m hurdles 49.33
Universiade Taipei, Taiwan 3rd 400 m hurdles 49.30
2018 Mediterranean Games Tarragona, Spain 4th 400 m hurdles 49.45
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:05.28
African Championships Asaba, Nigeria 1st 400 m hurdles 48.47
5th 4 × 400 m relay 3:05.27
IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 5th 400 m hurdles 49.12
2019 Arab Championships Cairo, Egypt 1st 400 m hurdles 48.95
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:07.85
African Games Rabat, Morocco 1st 400 m hurdles 49.08
World Championships Doha, Qatar 8th 400 m hurdles 49.46

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Abdelmalik Lahoulou Archived 26 August 2016 at the Wayback Machine. rio2016.com
  2. ^ Abdelmalik Lahoulou at IAAF

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