After the recent culmination of the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, USA, the top figures in this sport meet again this Saturday in Poland when the curtain rises on a new day of the Diamond League in which our Yulimar Rojas will be intervening next Wednesday in his favorite test: the triple jump.
The National athlete is coming off her sixth world title and her third in a row under the open sky, the only woman to do so, so once again all eyes will be focused on her participation, which will be in Monaco. Of course, her challenge this time will be none other than trying to reach 16 meters.
will seek to repeat
The also Olympic and Pan-American champion and world record holder, has already won the Diamond League and it was last September 9 at the Letzigrund Stadium in Zurich (Switzerland) with a jump of 15.48 meters (league record). This performance took her to the World Cup.
Other stars present
Athletics luminaries Armand Duplantis (pole vault) and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (100m dash) will display their universal crowns this Saturday during the meeting in Chorzów, Poland. The Swedish and the Jamaican will be the main attractions as well as the world champions: the Jamaican Shericka Jackson (speed) and the Brazilian Alison dos Santos (hurdles).
The Diamond League will be on Polish soil for the first time, then from August 10 in Monaco, then in Lausanne (Switzerland) on the 26th of this month, in Brussels (Belgium) on September 2 and in Zurich on the 7th of that month. .