27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Stepanyuk of Poland wins Universiade gold in women's high jump

On July 12, track-and-field competitions are taking place at the 27th World University Summer Games in Kazan.


Universiade. Day 7. Athletics. © RIA Novosti

The Russian Maria Kuchina has become a Universiade silver medallist in women's high jump. In the final of the competitions, Kuchina cleared a height of 1.96 meters, as did Poland's Kamila Stepanok, who in the end came in first place. However, the Russian woman had put more into one try and settled for a silver. Third place was taken by the Estonian Anna Ilyushchenko (1.94 meters). The Russian Evgenia Kononova had the fourth-place result (1.92). 

R-Sport, 12 July 2013