High Jump

CWG 2018: India's Tejaswin Shankar enters men's high jump final

India`s Tejaswin Shankar entered the final of the men`s high jump event at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Monday.

Apr 09, 2018, 12:40 PM IST

Olympic champion Anna Chicherova becomes latest Russian athlete to get ban

Chicherova was among a batch of Russians snared from fresh tests on samples taken from the Beijing 2008 Olympics.

Jul 01, 2016, 23:18 PM IST

Asian Games: Qatari eyes high jump world record

Mutaz Essa Barshim wants to beat one of athletics oldest world records at the Asian Games, while Zhang Peimeng just wants to drag Asia into the modern 100m world with a sub-10 second time.

Sep 26, 2014, 15:28 PM IST

Mo Farah returns for European Athletics Championships after scare

Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah returns to action at this week`s European athletics championships where the high jump showdown between world champion Bohdan Bondarenko of Ukraine and Olympic champion Ivan Ukhov of Russia should also dominate.

Aug 12, 2014, 10:12 AM IST

Olympic high jump: Ukhov wins gold for Russia

Russian high jumper Ivan Ukhov soared to Olympic gold Tuesday, clearing 2.38 metres to pip Erik Kynard of the US to the title.

Aug 08, 2012, 03:17 AM IST

Sahana Kumari: Profile 2012 London Olympics

Sahana Kumari: Like most of the other athletes, this 31-year-old high jumper has also gone through several ups and downs in her career.

Jul 17, 2012, 17:14 PM IST

Sahana Kumari qualifies for London Olympics

Karnataka high jumper Sahana Kumari became the 14 Indian athlete to qualify for the London Olympics.

Jun 23, 2012, 22:41 PM IST

Chicherova wins women`s high jump at worlds

Her entire outlook changed since becoming a mother, Anna Chicherova of Russia won the high jump gold medal Saturday at the world championships.

Sep 03, 2011, 23:10 PM IST

Olympic high jump silver medallist Mason out of worlds

Olympic high jump silver medallist Germaine Mason will miss this month`s world championships in Berlin with an ankle injury, UK Athletics said.

Aug 05, 2009, 19:59 PM IST

Olympic high jump silver medallist Mason out of worlds

Olympic high jump silver medallist Germaine Mason will miss this month`s world championships in Berlin with an ankle injury, UK Athletics said.

Aug 05, 2009, 19:59 PM IST

Vlasic ready to produce her best in Berlin

World high jump champion Blanka Vlasic has yet to hit peak form this season but is ready to produce her best leap when she defends her title in Berlin later this month.

Aug 05, 2009, 17:55 PM IST

Vlasic ready to produce her best in Berlin

World high jump champion Blanka Vlasic has yet to hit peak form this season but is ready to produce her best leap when she defends her title in Berlin later this month.

Aug 05, 2009, 17:55 PM IST