New Guinness World Record set in Dubai


Another Guinness World Record has been broken in Dubai - this time it's to do with basketball.

Pakistani national Azmat Khan has achieved the quickest time for dribbling a basketball for a mile (1.6 km).

The 33-year old achieved the feat in 6 minutes and 1 second, beating the previous record held by American national Reed McManigal by almost 38 seconds.

Khan and his crew took over a cycling path in Al Warqa Third Park in Dubai on a sunny Saturday for the record attempt.

Two cyclists served as videographers to document the feat, using their mobile phones.

Khan, who also holds the record title for the event's 10-mile equivalent, is a professional runner. He has participated in runs across Dubai, ranging from 3 km to 42 km.

"I want to motivate people to try new things and challenge themselves," said Khan.

"Dribbling a basketball while hitting that speed wasn’t easy. The turns were especially challenging. I almost lost the ball a few times on the curves," he added.

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*⁣⁣ تعرفوا على عزمت خان من الباكستان الذي نجح بكسر الرقم القياسي لأسرع وقت لقطع ميل أثناء تنطيط كرة السلة خلال 6 دقائق وثانية.⁣ ⁣ تمت المحاولة الناجحة في إمارة دبي في الإمارات العربية المتحدة خلال شهر يونيو من هذا العام.⁣ ⁣ ليس من الجديد على عزمت كسر الأرقام القياسية فهو أيضاً يحمل الرقم القياسي لأسرع وقت لقطع 10 كم أثناء تنطيط كرة السلة حيث قام بإكمال المسافة خلال 44 دقيقة خلال 16 ثانية في شهر مارس من العام الماضي في إمارة دبي أيضاً.⁣ ⁣ ⁣ 🌟 @azmat_athlete⁣ ⁣ ⁣ Meet Azmat Khan from Pakistan who recently broke the record for the fastest mile dribbling a basketball in 6 minutes and one second in Dubai, UAE.⁣ ⁣ Azmat is not new to record breaking achievements. He managed last year to break the record for the fastest 10 km dribbling a basketball in 44 minutes and 19 seconds.⁣ ⁣ _______________________⁣ ⁣ #GUINNESSWORLDRECORDS #GWR #OFFICIALLYAMAZING #run #running #runner #fitness #runners #instarunners #training #sport #motivation #workout #fit⁣ #غينيس_للأرقام_القياسية #أرقام_قياسية #رياضة #تمارين

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