Sergio Liani

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Sergio Liani
Sergio Liani 1966.jpg
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1943-08-13) 13 August 1943 (age 74)
Rome, Italy
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 70 kg (154 lb)
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 110 m hurdles
Club Cus Roma
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 110 mH: 13.6 (1971)

Sergio Liani (born 3 August 1943) is a retired Italian hurdler. He competed at the 1968 and 1972 Olympics in the 110 m event, but failed to reach the final.[1]

During his career Liani won four national 110 m titles, in 1970, 1971, 1973 and 1977,[2] he set his personal best (13.6 seconds) in June 1971 in Prague.[3] The Italian record currently belongs to Andrea Giaconi with 13.35 seconds.[4]

Achievements[edit]

Year Tournament Venue Result Event Notes
1966 European Championships Budapest, Hungary 6th 110 m hurdles [5]
1967 Mediterranean Games Tunis, Tunisia 2nd 110 m hurdles [6]
1970 Universiade Turin, Italy 3rd 110 m hurdles [7]
1971 European Indoor Championships Sofia, Bulgaria 3rd 60 m hurdles [8]
European Championships Helsinki, Finland 6th 110 m hurdles [9]
Mediterranean Games Izmir, Turkey 2nd 110 m hurdles [6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Sergio Liani". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. 
  2. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 10 February 2013. 
  3. ^ Italian all-time list, men's 110 metres hurdles. Digilander.libero.it. Retrieved on 15 July 2015.
  4. ^ Italian athletics records. athlerecords.net
  5. ^ 1966 European Championships, men's results – Sporting Heroes
  6. ^ a b Mediterranean Games – GBR Athletics
  7. ^ World Student Games (Universiade – Men) – GBR Athletics
  8. ^ 1971 European Indoor Championships, men's 60 m hurdles final – Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite
  9. ^ 1971 European Championships, men's results – Sporting Heroes