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Zimbabwe's Swimmer Donata Katai Registers Personal Best in Japan Olympics

Zimbabwe's Donata Katai
Zimbabwe's Donata Katai

Zimbabwean swimmer, Donata Katai, came first in her 100 meter backstroke heat in the Aquatics Center in Japan today.

In a message posted on its official Facebook page, the Zimbabwe Olympic Committee (ZOC) said Donata registered her personal best time of 1:02:73.

“Do-na-ta!!!!!!!!! Indeed taking on the world!!! with a new personal best time of 1:02:73. Go Donata Go!!!!”

In her group, India’s Maana Patel came second (1:05:20) and Ince Kimberely of Grenada third (1:10:24).

The best 16 athletes will progress to the semifinals.