Ukrainian athlete Marina Bekh-Romanchuk took second place at the 1st stage of the Diamond League 2002 in the Qatari city of Doha.
In the sector for triple jumps, the Ukrainian showed a result of 14.73 m. This is Bekh-Romanchuk’s first success in open-air competitions this season.
Marina commented on her performance as follows: “My first triple jump competition on the street. Second place in the Diamond League with a score of 14.73. This is a good start to the season.
Thank you all for your support and all the wishes. You are best. I also want to thank the Ukrainians who supported me at the stadium today. I was happy to have such support, to hear my native language and see our flag. You were my motivation. Only together to victory.
Diamond League 2022
Doha (Qatar), 13 May
- 1. Shanika Ricketts (Jamaica) – 14.83
- 2. Marina Bekh-Romanchuk (Ukraine) – 14.73
- 3. Thea Lafond (Dominica) – 14.46