Amel Tuka as one of the best European athletes in July

tuka2The best B&H athlete, Amel Tuka, is in the competition for the best athlete of Europe for the month of July.

After a remarkable scores on races in Velenje and Madrid, Amel performed on Diamond League meeting in Monte Carlo where he set the world’s best score of the season and finished the race with time 1:42:51.

Thanks to these results, the website, listed Tuka as one of the best athletes for the month of July.

Except Amel Tuka, the other nominees are: Anna Chicherova (high jump), Christina Schwanitz (shot put), Dafhne Schippers (race on 100 and 200 meters), Sifan Hassan (race on 1500 meters), Zuzana Hejnova (400m hurdles), David Storl (shot put) Jimmy Vicaut (race on 100 meters), Mo Farah (race on 1500 and 3000 meters) and Renaud Lavillenie (pole vault).

Visitors of Facebook page European Athletics will decide who will be the winner. Voting closes tomorrow at 6 p.m.



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