BLANKA VLASIC RUMORS

Four-way tie in women's high jump goes the way of 37-year-old Ruth Beitia

Gold: Ruth Beitia (ESP) Silver: Mirela Demireva (BUL) Bronze: Blanka Vlasic (CRO) In a virtual four-way tie, 37-year-old Spaniard Ruth Beitia was awarded the gold medal in the womens high jump by virtue of having the fewest misses. USAs Chaunte Lowe, Croatias Blanka Vlasic, Bulgarias Mirela Demireva and Beitia all cleared the winning of height of 1.97 meters (6 feet, 5.56 inches...
Via CSN Chicago
August 20, 2016

Deja vu: Vlasic, Chicherova go 2-3 again at Bird's Nest

BEIJING (AP) Same stadium, same positions on the podium. Just like at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Blanka Vlasic won the silver medal and Anna Chicherova took the bronze at the world championships on Saturday. Both matched champion Maria Kuchina at 2.01 meters and finished behind the Russian on a countback. Even though their medals weren't gold, Vlasic and Chicherova still celebrated...
Via Associated Press
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Track and Field News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Best of YB: NFL free agency gives way to Selection Sunday

QUIZ: Name the NFL player that played the most games with the head coach

National Leaguers with something to prove in 2017

The Aesthetic: Goalie masks move from pure protection to protective works of art

Eat, Drink, Watch: March Madness settles in early

10 things to expect on Selection Sunday

10 players to watch in the women's NCAA Tournament who don't play for UConn

The 'Mo' money, mo' problems season in the NFL is officially upon us' quiz

How recent Super Bowl winners made free agency work

Most inspirational sports movies, series and docs available for streaming

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker