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The 19-year-old Indian Athlete Broke His Own National High Jump Record

Tejaswin Shankar took India’s athletics fraternity by storm as he broke his own high jump record by clearing a height of 2.28m at the Big 12 Indoor Athletics Championships in Ames, Iowa. The 19-year-old had cleared 2.26m at the Junior National Championships in Coimbatore in 2016 to set a national high jump record in his school days. Earlier this year, Shankar had created an Indian record of 2.19m in indoor competitions.

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