• Olympic Champion Braz Clears 5.86m and Defeats Lavillenie in Rouen

By Watch Athletics

Rio Olympics pole vault champion Tiago Braz defeated world record holder Renaud Lavillenie at the Elite Pole Vault Indoor Meet in Rouen, France.

Frenchman Lavillenie who suffered a light knee injury two weeks ago only managed to clear 5.50m as Brazilian Braz went over 5.86m to win the men's pole vault contest in Rouen.

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