Mariya Lasitskene 204 and tried at 207
VOLGOGRAD (RUS, Jan 27): World champion Mariya Lasitskene cleared superb 2.04 WL in first attempt at Stalingrad Cup meet. It is her indoor PB and 7th tied all-time indoor performer and best indoor in last six years. She then tried 207 with good attempts what is only 1 cm below the World Indoor record. Olympic winner 2012 Ivan Ukhov went over 230 in men competition. In the 1500 m 3:40.25 for Valentin Smirnov ahead of Konstantin Plokhotnikov 3:42.24 and Aleksey Kharitonov 3:42.41. Kristina Sivkova clocked 7.36 in the 60 m and Viktoriya Prokopenko won the triple 13.98.
RunBlogRun opines: Mariya Lasitskene is the finest high jumper in the world, again in 2018. The video shows her clearance and she looks like she is ready for even bigger heights!
Mariya Lasitskene, 2017 Diamond League winner, photo by PhotoRun.net