After five trials on Saturday morning, the decathlon runners were able to show themselves in the 110m hurdles, discus and pole vault at the National Sports Centre, so there are only two numbers left.
|Canadian Lepage reached 520cm in the pole vault (Photo: Getty Images)|
During the Saturday morning program, competitors tested their strength in the 110m hurdles, discus throw and pole vault, making it to the finish of the eighth event in the early afternoon.
Canadian Pierce Lepage currently leads the overall standings by two numbers at the end, as he collected 7477 points, followed by German Leo Neugebauer and his Canadian compatriot Damien Warner. Final exercises are held in the evening.
8. Competition day (television: M4 Sport, Eurosport 1) – Live broadcast on NSO!
19.05: decathlon, javelin throw, group A
19.25: Men’s pole vault, final
19.30: Men’s 4 x 400m relay, heats (Daniel Haller, Arpad Kovacs, Attila Molnar, Nudge Levente, Ernie Stegerwald, Zoltán Wahl)
19.55: Women’s 4x400m Relay, Heats (Kerry Bianca, Christ Sarolta, Evelyn Nadazzi, Regina Muhai, Janka Molnar, Fanny Rabai, Simone Virag)
20.10: decathlon, javelin throw, group B
20.15: Women’s shot put, final
20.30: 800m men’s final
20.50: 5000m women’s final
21.25: decathlon, 1500 metres
21:40: Men’s 4×100 relay, final
21.53: Women’s 4×100 relay, final