Armand Duplantis narrowly failed in his ambition of setting a third consecutive world pole vault record in the space of 12 days here tonight.
Armand Duplantis, who has twice improved the world pole vault record in the space of a week, will seek an extraordinary hat-trick here tomorrow evening as the illustrious Meeting Hauts-de-France Pas-de-Calais in Liévin makes its debut in the World Athletics Indoor Tour.
When it was built in the mid-1980s, the Stade Couvert Régional in Liévin was billed as the largest and most modern sports hall in Europe. In 1987 it hosted the European Athletics Indoor Championships, after which its annual Pas-de-Calais meeting provided the sport with some of its outstanding moments for more than 20 years.
Double delight for Denmark as they take men's and women's titles at European Team Badminton Championships
Denmark, the top seeds in both the men's and women's competitions, secured both titles on the final day of the European Team Badminton Championships at Lievin in France.
Top seeds Denmark reached both the men's and women's finals at the European Team Badminton Championships in Lievin in France.