Chad Wright

Austrian circuit continues with Horst Mandl Memorial on Saturday (17 July). Four of the five Tokyo-bound Austrians will compete in Graz, the capital city of the southern Austrian province of Styria.

Only heptathlete Verena Mayr will be missing. Lukas Weisshaidinger competes in the discus with Jamaican Chad Wright and Hungarian Robert Szikszai.

Victoria Hudson is in javelin; Ivona Dadic will compete in two events, 100m hurdles against Beate Schrott) and high jump against Marija Vukovic from Montenegro. Susanne Walli will run the 200m.

Entered for men’s 100m is former World champion Ramil Guliyev, ANA Nikita Kurbanov is in men’s high jump with fresh European U23 champion Jan Stefela from the Czech Republic.

Andreas Vojta runs the 1500m, and Hungarian Diana Lesti will compete in the long jump.


By Alfonz Juck (eme news)

EME NEWS is news service relating to the sport of athletics. It is published on daily basis with additional updates, as required.

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