Ukraine's long jumper Bekh-Romanchuk wins gold at World Athletics Indoor Tour in France

02:15, 20 February 2020
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Maryna Bekh-Romanchuk / REUTERS

Her result was 6.90 meters, which left her rivals far behind: Ese Brume from Nigeria was second with 6.82 meters and Nastassia Mironchuk from Belarus came third with 6.59 meters.

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Bekh-Romanchuk earlier won a tournament in Glasgow with a similar result on February 15. This is the athlete's fourth victory this season.

She leads the overall World Athletics Indoor Tour ranking.

The Ukrainian long jumper's personal record during indoor competitions was 6.96 meters, which became the world's record of the current season. This record was set during a competition in Poland.

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