At daybreak this Sunday, the Chilean athlete Alberto Abarza received the silver medal within the 200 meters freestyle of the S2 class of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic video games, thus including his second medal, since on Wednesday 25 of August made historical past by profitable the gold medal within the 100-meter backstroke.
In the course of the competitors, the swimmer Alberto Abarza dominated the primary 100 meters, however then he was reached by the Brazilian Gabriel Dos Santos who ended up taking the gold medal with a time of four minutes, 6 seconds, 52 hundredth and third place went to the Russian Vladimir Danilenko with four minutes, 15 seconds, 95 hundredth. The Chilean achieved with a complete of four minutes, 14 seconds and 17 hundredth.
Phrases by Alberto Abarza
Alberto Abarza reported being very joyful and proud to have raised the silver medal: “We had been coming to be fourth on this take a look at, it isn’t mine. Within the pure sport Brazil and Mexico take me seven meters, however we needed to struggle it. Getting on the rostrum once more is one of the best in a take a look at the place we had no expectations. It was properly swum on his half, it was his proof. Having obtained a second place is extraordinarily useful for what we’ve got been doing. “
“The Chile group goes to make historical past”
“The proof stays that it’s much less skillful for me, however we’re going to strive every thing, there isn’t a excuse. We’re going to get there properly, there’s a group that’s serving to me to regain the muscular half. The one of many information stays in order that it may be surpassed quickly. The Workforce for Chile goes to make historical past. We received to get pleasure from these video games. You by no means see it so actual till you see it on the scoreboard and belief what you have been engaged on. ” They had been the phrases of the Paralympic swimmer Alberto Abarza, who might be concentrating on the final take a look at on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic video games.