Posted: Saturday March 2, 2013 11:45 AM

Klishina keeps Euro indoor long jump title

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GOTEBORG, Sweden (AP) - Russia's Darya Klishina retained her European indoor long jump title on Saturday, clearing just over 7 meters.

Klishina was the only jumper in the finals to get over 7 meters, and she did it on her first jump.

Eloyse Lesueur bettered the French national record three times over six jumps and ended with silver, her longest distance at 6.90.

Erica Jarder of Sweden impressed the hometown crowd in Goteborg's Scandinavium arena by winning bronze with a final jump of 6.71 meters.

 
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