Sprinter Michael Johnson sets world record at USA\Mobil championships

March 1995
Jet;3/27/95, Vol. 87 Issue 20, p46
Reports the setting of a world indoor record by Michael Johnson At the Mobil Indoor Track and Field Championships in Atlanta, USA. Response of Johnson.


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