15 September, 2017

Fantastic Diamond League finals with three winners from BAUHAUS-galan

The eight season of Diamond League came to an end with great actions at the finals in Zürich on 24 August and Brussels on 1 September. Three of the winners from Stockholm also won the final – Mariya Lasitskene in high jump, Timothy Cheruiyot at 1500m and Luvo Manyonga in long jump.

Russias Mariya Lasitskene was undefeated the whole year with no less than 24 victories including the World Championships in London. Her winning height at BAUHAUS-galan was 2.00, a height she cleared 15 times during the year. Only two other women jumped two meters or higher and only time each.
Read and watch about Diamond League 2017 at IAAF.org

Jonas Hedman

Picture: Mariya Lasitskene after he victory at BAUHAUS-galan at Stockholm Olympic Stadium on 18 June. Photo: Deca Text&Bild