High jumper Nauraj breaks national record


  • Nation
  • Thursday, 27 Apr 2017

SINGAPORE: Nauraj Singh Randhawa (pic) broke his national high jump record with a height of 2.30m in the Singapore Open Athletics Championships.

The Johor athlete, who featured in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics last year, erased his previous record of 2.29m, which he set in the same meet in April last year.

For his efforts, he also qualified for the first time for the World Athletics Championships to be held in London at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Stadium from Aug 4-13.

The qualifying mark for the World Athletic Championships is 2.30m.
Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!
   

Next In Nation

Automated entry system at KLIA to be extended to foreigners
Search and rescue operation called off after body of 10-year-old found
Another object believed to be Long March rocket debris found in Miri
Tuition teacher dies while being rushed to hospital
Annuar: No decision to change chicken export regulations yet
Cooking oil: 17% of traders selling below maximum price, says Annuar
Sabah's dilapidated suspension bridges need addressing, says Bung
Health exco: Respiratory illnesses in Johor up to 1,531 from 570 last year
Dr Wee: P-hailing sector to come under Transport Ministry's purview
Five cheat death as car falls into 30m ravine

Others Also Read