record-holder


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Noun1.record-holder - someone who breaks a record
champ, champion, title-holder - someone who has won first place in a competition
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John Galloway, who co-founded the charity with blind speed world record-holder Mike Newman, said maintaining its relationship with Landsail was a key foundation block for Speed of Sight's plans.
5 by the account world_record_egg, has garnered over 20.8 million likes, surpassing the previous record-holder, Kylie Jenner, whose post only had 18 million likes.
figure By ELIAS MAKORI IN ASABA, NIGERIAWorld record holder Beatrice Chepkoech led compatriots Celliphine Chespol and Fancy Cherotich in staging a clean sweep of the medals in the women's 3,000 steeplechase in the 21st Africa Athletics Championships at Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, Nigeria on Sunday.Fresh world steeplechase record-holder Chepkoech struck gold as the afternoon programme got underway on the final day of the Championships here.
The outdoor world record-holder will make her Shanghai debut in the 100m hurdles and will face Olympic champion Brianna McNeal (nee Rollins).
World record-holder Aries Merritt is back, so is two-time champion Pascal Martinot-Lagarde and meet record-holder David Oliver.
Local hero and defending Asian and World indoor high jump champion Mutaz Barshim leads the men's chart of 175 competitors, while Olympic triple jump champion and Asian record-holder Olga Rypakova from Kazakhstan is undoubtedly the one to watch among the 115 female athletes preparing to flock to Aspire Dome's state-of-the-art facility.
Hughes is the under-16 record-holder, and finished sixth overall last year when he Eryri's Rob was just 15 years old.
London, May 27 (ANI): Olympic champion and world record-holder Usain Bolt clocked 9.91seconds to finish victorious with 0.02 seconds ahead of fellow Jamaican Asafa Powell in his first outing in 100 metres this year.
In the latest in a series of one-for-one salvos among various knights of the black-and-white board, an Iranian chess grandmaster, Ehsan Ghaem Maghami, has declared himself the new world record-holder for most games played simultaneously, having reportedly contested 614 matches over the course of nearly two days this week in Tehran; the previous record-holder, the Israeli Alik Gershon, broke the Iranian Morteza Mahjoob's 2009 record by playing 523 games at once.
The Chinese -born record-holder was taken to hospital but died on Saturday.
FORMER NGRC steward Tony Smith yesterday pointed out that referring to the Monmore 480m record-holder as 'world record holder' is incorrect.
Britain can now lay claim to having the three fastest four-kilometre pursuit riders in history in Boardman - world record-holder after setting 4mins 11.114secs against the clock in Manchester in August 1996 - Thomas and Bradley Wiggins.