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Feature17 Jun 2019

Injuries finally behind him, Bondarenko unafraid of what the future holds

Few athletes have a better handle on the pleasure and the pain that the sport of athletics can generate than Bogdan Bondarenko.

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News31 May 2017

High flyers return to Oslo – IAAF Diamond League

The world’s finest high jumpers will return to the Oslo Bislett Games for a showdown at the fifth leg of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League on 15 June as the gold, silver and bronze medallists from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games are all confirmed to compete in the Norwegian capital.

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News08 Sep 2016

Brussels press conference highlights – IAAF Diamond League

The traditional pre-meeting press conference at the IAAF Diamond League final in Brussels brought together the two highest profile protagonists from the men’s high jump and women’s 100m on Thursday (8).

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Report02 Jun 2016

Tamberi's supporters raise the roof but Bondarenko hits the heights in Rome – IAAF Diamond League

There were 37,727 spectators in Rome’s Olympic Stadium for the IAAF Diamond League meeting on Thursday (2), and the vast majority of them saved their loudest cheers for local hero high jumper Gianmarco Tamberi, who put almost as much effort into rousing them to greater decibels as he did into a compelling competition which was eventually won by Ukraine’s 2013 world champion Bogdan Bondarenko.

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News30 May 2016

Tamberi, Barshim and Bondarenko to headline Rome high jump clash – IAAF Diamond League

Freshly crowned world indoor high jump champion Gianmarco Tamberi will take on an outstanding field that includes former global champions Bogdan Bondarenko and Mutaz Barshim at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea, the fifth stop of the 2016 IAAF Diamond League series, set for Rome's Olympic stadium on Thursday (2 June).

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Series30 May 2016

First impressions – Bogdan Bondarenko

Bogdan Bondarenko won the 2013 world high jump title and took silver at the 2015 edition in Beijing, his latest honour from a long list of accolades that includes the 2014 European crown and the 2008 world junior title.

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News23 May 2016

Bondarenko and Barber join Lausanne line-up – IAAF Diamond League

Bogdan Bondarenko, the 2013 world champion in the high jump, and world pole vault champion Shawn Barber have joined the fields for Lausanne’s Athletissima meeting set for 25 August, the 11th stop of the 2016 IAAF Diamond League series.

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Previews21 May 2016

All eyes on Ayana in Rabat – IAAF Diamond League

Last June, Almaz Ayana clocked an African all-comers' 3000m record of 8:22.22 in Rabat and her recent win over the same distance on Doha in 8:23.11 prompts the question, how fast can she run over 5000m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in the Moroccan city on Sunday (22)?

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News22 Apr 2016

First headliners revealed for Rabat – IAAF Diamond League

The newest meeting on the IAAF Diamond League circuit has confirmed the first wave of top athletes set to compete at the Meeting International Mohammed VI in Rabat on 22 May.

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News08 Apr 2016

Zhang to face Bondarenko in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

China’s very own high jump hero Zhang Guowei is set to star at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Shanghai on 14 May, where he will come face-to-face with Bogdan Bondarenko, organisers announced on Friday (9).

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News01 Jan 2016

2015 IAAF World Challenge review

A look back at the highlights from the IAAF World Challenge series in 2015.

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Report08 Sep 2015

Bondarenko back on top in Rovereto

Bogdan Bondarenko, the 2013 world high jump champion and a silver medallist in Beijing just over a week ago, provided the highlight of the Palio Città della Quercia meeting in Rovereto with a 2.31m clearance at Italy’s oldest meeting on Tuesday (8).

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