Emmanuel Matadi born 15 April 1991 in Monrovia, Liberia . Liberian athlete competing in sprinting events. He won 2015 division 2 NCAA national titles in the 100m and 200m at Minnesota State, Mankato. Matadi also won the bronze medal in the 200 metres at the 2016 African Championships.
Matadi at the 2016 Olympics
15 April 1991 |
|Education||Minnesota State University Mankato|
|Event(s)||100 m, 200 m|
|College team||Mankato Mavericks|
He currently holds national records in the 60, 100 and 200 metres.
He competed for Liberia at the 2016 Summer Olympics in the 100m and 200m events. The first round of the 100m and did not qualify for the semifinals. He placed 5th with a time 20.49 during his heat in the first round of the 200m and did not qualify for the semifinals. He was the flag bearer for Liberia in the Parade of Nations.
|2016||African Championships||Durban, South Africa||5th||100 m||10.24 (w)|
|Olympic Games||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil||43rd (h)||100 m||10.31|
|30th (h)||200 m||20.49|
|2017||World Championships||London, United Kingdom||14th (sf)||100 m||10.20|
- Emmanuel Matadi. gocards.com
- Emmanuel Matadi profile at IAAF
- "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 26 August 2016. Retrieved 2016-08-23.
- "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 20 August 2016. Retrieved 2016-08-23.
- "The Flagbearers for the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony". 2016-08-16. Retrieved 2016-08-23.