ANOTHER ATHLETIC'S RECORD has been set by Ireland's Rhasidat Adeleke on Sunday night. Adeleke ran a time of 50.70 in the Irish 400m record while representing Texas University in the final of the Big 12 Championships Meeting.

The intial record of 50.73 was set Joanne Cuddihy's and has stood for 15 years, until now.

The Dubliner finished third behind Stacey Ann Williams and Kennedy Simon.

The 19-year-old is now the fastest Irishwoman of all time at 60m, 200m, 300m and 400m distances. She has been in Texas since January 2021.

Four other Irish records were broken over the weekend.

Louise Shannahan set a new 800m of 1:59:42 at the Belfast Irish Milers meet; Eric Favors had a new Irish shot put throw of 20.07 metres in Puerto Rico; Dean Casey broke the Irish U20 10,000m record in 28:57:34; while Sarah Healy smashed the Irish U23 mile record as she clocked 4:29:03.