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World Athletics Championships 2022: Germany's Malaika Mihambo Claims Long Jump Title

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Last Updated: July 25, 2022, 08:09 IST

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Malaika Mihambo (Twitter)

Malaika Mihambo (Twitter)

Mihambo, who won golds in the 2019 Doha worlds and last year's Tokyo Olympics, recorded a best effort of 7.12 metres on her sixth and final attempt at Hayward Field

Germany’s Malaika Mihambo retained her long jump title at the World Athletics Championships at Eugene on Sunday.

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Mihambo, who won golds in the 2019 Doha worlds and last year’s Tokyo Olympics, recorded a best effort of 7.12 metres on her sixth and final attempt at Hayward Field.

Nigeria’s Ese Brume claimed silver with 7.02m, with Brazil’s Leticia Oro Melo taking bronze (6.89).

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first published:July 25, 2022, 08:09 IST
last updated:July 25, 2022, 08:09 IST