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Yaroslava Mahuchikh breaks women's High Jump World Record

Ukraine’s Yaroslava Mahuchikh broke the Women's High Jump's 37-year World record by jumping 2.10m at the Paris Diamond League on Sunday. She had already won the competition before attempting the world record.

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Ukraine’s Yaroslava Mahuchikh broke Stefka Kostadinova's Women's High Jump's 37-year World record by jumping 2.10m at the Paris Diamond League on Sunday. Mahuchikh, the 2022 world indoor and 2023 world outdoor champ had already won the competition with a 2.03m high jump. 

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After winning the competition, Mahuchikh first looked to break her personal record of 2.07m. which she got on the second attempt before getting the World record on her first attempt.

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