Classroom – Kevin Mayer, a mean first day however not gradual (sixth)

Subsequent, from Sunday at 6:35 am (French time), with the 110 meters hurdles.

400 meters

His efficiency: 14 (49″40)Factors on this topic: 842Whole factors: 4372Rating: sixth

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A possible aim, however we do not prefer it. Damian Warner, the Olympic champion and reigning chief after 4 occasions, fell in need of the 400 on Saturday. He touched the again of the Canadian’s left thigh, mendacity in Eugene’s footsteps. His harm regrettably makes the race for the world title very open. Kevin Mayer was there in sixth place. He ran in 49″ 40, removed from his document (48″ 26) however significantly better than in Tokyo (50″ 31).

Lengthy earlier than the French – who didn’t take part in the identical sequence as them -, Ayden Owens-Delerme (Puerto Rico) achieved an outstanding season, for a decade, in a race that Warner didn’t end. He received in 45″07, virtually seven % from Aston Eton’s “historic benchmark”. The consequence that permits him to steer. Mayer is 234 factors behind him, however solely 97 items for Zachery Ziemek and to get better the rostrum.

Damian Warner injured in 400m world championships in Eugene – 07/23/2022

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Bounce excessive

His efficiency: Seventh (2.05m)
Factors on this occasion: 850
Whole factors: 3530
Rating: fifth

A cry of pleasure? A sigh of aid? To some extent, in all probability each. Kevin Mayer handed 2.02 meters in his third and final try, within the first check of the night on Saturday, in Eugene (evening from Saturday to Sunday, French time). The French decathlon seemed set to cut back their medal depend within the occasion of failure. He continued his excessive jumper competitors by clearing 2.05 meters.

This efficiency didn’t enable Mayer to select up the factors with the chief, Warner, additionally the creator of two.05m. Two persons are separated by 166 items. Sander Skotheim (seventh) made the very best soar of the day (2.17m), whereas Kyle Garland’s takeoff at 2.14m positioned him on the provisional podium, 52 factors forward of the Tricolor chief. He holds fifth place after 4 rounds.

Kevin Mayer shouts his satisfaction, within the excessive soar – World Decathlon, in Eugene (07/23/2022).

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He put the shot

His efficiency: Ninth (14.98m)
Factors on this occasion: 788
Whole factors: 2680
Rating: fifth

Current in group A, Kevin Mayer was led in fourth place. His first throw measured 14.98 meters, whereas his finest throw of the season is 15.61 meters. The primary try allowed him to rank third in his group. The French then failed, biting the final two makes an attempt, in a contest that typically stood out for its energy. So sixth place, behind Grenadian Lindon Victor, German Leo Neugebauer, Ziemek, American Kyle Garland and Australian Daniel Golubovic, and ninth general in these two circles.

His private finest is 17.08 meters. For comparability, Warner began at 14.83 yards earlier than making his finest throw of the season, 14.99 yards, then biting on third down. Consequently, the Canadian is best than the French – by one centimeter – and stays within the lead within the common classification, with 2,846 items, whereas Kevin Mayer, with 788 extra factors, has climbed one place to seek out himself fifth, with 2,680 factors.

Mayer’s cousin

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Lengthy soar

His efficiency: Sixth (7.54m)
Factors on this occasion: 945
Whole factors: 1892
Rating: sixth

After 100 meters in size. Kevin Mayer confirmed on this second check. Current in group A, Francus completed fifth, with a finest soar measured at 7.54 meters, the very best soar of the season and the ninth of his profession. Sixth finest soar general for each teams. In his group, Warner, Ziemek, Owens-Delerme and Norwegian Sander Skotheim did higher.

This allowed him 945 extra factors to substantiate the sixth place within the class of this decathlon, with a complete of 1892 items. Canadian Damian Warner consolidates his place as chief, with 2057 items.

100 meters

His efficiency: Sixth in 10’62”
Factors on this occasion: 947
Whole factors: 947
Rating: sixth

A correct starting. Current within the third sequence, Kevin Mayer, Olympic vice-champion within the decathlon and world document holder (9,126 factors), took sixth in his class, with a time of 10’62”, his season and season finest. fourth quickest in his 100 meter race. The very best stays that of the Doha Worlds, in 10’50”, higher than Tokyo (10’68”). The time, which corresponds to the sixth quickest time in all three sequence, this Saturday in Eugene.

In his class forward of him Canadian Damian Warner, the reigning Olympic champion, and Pierce Lepage, Australian Ashley Moloney, Puerto Rican Ayden Owens-Delerme and American Zachery Ziemek did higher. The Habs had been in a position to acquire 947 entry factors, to clearly additionally take the sixth place within the common classification of this decathlon. It was Warner who took the lead on this world decathlon with 1,030 factors.

Mayer’s cousin

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