Ukrainian high jumper updated the record for world championships

Bondarenko won the World Cup.

Ukrainian Bogdan Bondarenko became the world champion in the high jump at the event, held in Moscow.


Second medal today for the Ukrainian team won Olga Saladuha in the triple jump. As reported by UNIAN correspondent, Bondarenko crossed the bar at a height of 2 m 41 cm (Ukrainian repeated his own achievement of the best results of the season in the world, set them on the stage of the Diamond League in Lausanne July 4, 2013. Ukrainian pole vaulter missed the vast majority of attempts, stating only 2 35, which crossed the bar from the first half. And before you win the competition, the only setback it suffered exactly on a winning height of 2.41 m However, taking this height at the second attempt Ukrainian won the first place. Bondarenko also tried to set a new world record — 2.46, but could not overcome the bar in three attempts. worth noting that the medal was predictable Bondarenko experts. Prior to the World Cup he won in the 2013 summer season five stages prestigious business competition series "The Diamond League." Second place in the high jump took Murtaz Essa Barch of Morocco (2.38)., in turn, the global leader of the season in the triple jump women Olga Saladuha at the World Cup finished third. trying her best today was a jump of 14 meters 65 centimeters. champion in this kind of program was Catherine of Ibraguen Colombia, silver on account of Catherine Koneva of Russia. These medals were second and third in a row for the Ukrainian team. Earlier in the heptathlon champion was Anna Melnichenko. As UNIAN reported earlier, the World Championships in Athletics held in Moscow from 10 to 18 August.

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