In Berlin, where the continuing European championship-2018 in athletics, Ukrainian Maryna Bekh took second place in the long jump, winning the “silver”.
Maryna Bekh already in the first attempt jumped 6.60 m and took the lead, reports UKRINFORM.
Later the Ukrainian beat German Malaika Mambo, which showed 6.75 m And then showed the best result a Brit Shara Proctor (6.69 m) and Yasmin Sawyers (6.66 m).
In the fifth attempt Maryna Bekh, posted his best result of the season (6.67 m) and back to third place. In the last attempt, the Ukrainian jumped even further (6.73 m) and climbed to second place. In the end, Marina beh – silver medalist of the European championship! And champion was Mambo.
We will remind, earlier Ukraine won six medals at the European Championships in athletics in Berlin. The “gold” on a distance race walking for 50 km was won by Marjan Sokolnicki. Alina Moldy won the silver medal in race walking for 50 km Sergey Nikiforov won the bronze medal in the long jump. Anna Ryzhikova took “silver” in run on 400 m with barriers. Ukrainian Natalia Prischepa became the champion in run on 800 metres. Another Ukrainian Olga Lyakhova won the 800 metres bronze.