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Yaroslav Rybakov repeats World seasons best of 2.35.

04.02.2005

Yaroslav Rybakov repeated the World seasons best of 2.35 m in the mens high jump at the Eurojump meeting, held in Goteborg (Sweden) yesterday. His achievement is the Russian seasons best too.
Yaroslav beat Olympic champion Stefan Holm of Sweden, who was unbeaten during the last year. Stefan fell to a Russian athlete in the second time after his first defeat from Aleksei Dmitrik in Glasgow.

During the meeting, Yaroslav made a mistake once, where he didnt clear 2.31m. After that, both competitors cleared 2.33, but 2.35 was only cleared by Yaroslav.

Sergei Kliugin was fourth with 2.25. Tatiana Kivimiagi-Novoseltseva won the womens event with 1.92.
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