Salem Amer Al-Badri

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Salem Amer Al-Badri (birth name Moses Chirchir; born 12 December 1985 in Kenya) is a retired middle-distance runner who competed internationally for Qatar mostly in the 800 metres event.[1] He jointly holds the Asian record in the rarely contested 4 × 800 metres relay.

His 800 metres personal bests are 1:45.45 seconds outdoors and 1:50.93 indoors, both set in 2006.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Qatar
2000 Asian Championships Jakarta, Indonesia 6th 800 m 1:52.43
2001 World Youth Championships Debrecen, Hungary 1st 800 m 1:50.15
Asian Junior Championships Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei 1st 800 m 1:51.15
2002 West Asian Games Kuwait City, Kuwait 2nd 800 m 1:49.70
World Junior Championships Kingston, Jamaica 2nd 800 m 1:46.63
Asian Championships Colombo, Sri Lanka 2nd 800 m 1:48.95
Asian Games Busan, South Korea 6th 800 m 1:48.07
2003 Asian Championships Manila, Philippines 2nd 800 m 1:46.95
2004 Asian Junior Championships Ipoh, Malaysia 1st 800 m 1:50.52
2005 Asian Indoor Games Pattaya, Thailand 2nd 800 m 1:52.27
3rd 4x400 m relay 3:21.40
2006 Asian Indoor Championships Pattaya, Thailand 1st 800 m 1:50.93
Asian Games Doha, Qatar 8th (h) 800 m 1:52.73[2]
4x400 m relay DQ

References[edit]

  1. ^ Salem Amer Al-Badri profile at IAAF
  2. ^ Did not finish in the final.