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Jirapong seals golden sprint double

Runner adds 200m title to 100m victory

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NAY PYI TAWJirapong Meenapra completed a sprint double yesterday with his win in the men's 200m. 

Jirapong Meenapra celebrates his 200m win with Usain Bolt’s bow and arrow pose. PHOTOS BY PATIPAT JANTHONG

Having won the 100m title a day earlier, the Surat Thani star crossed the line in 21.29sec to beat Harith Ammar Sobri of Malaysia (21.46) and Trong Hinh Le of Vietnam (21.47).

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