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Marschall back off pole vault full run-up

Rising Australian pole vault superstar Kurtis Marschall learnt some valuable lessons after missing the mat and breaking both heels while competing in last year’s Diamond League final. It was the first hiccup in a short, spectacular career to date for the 21-year-old Marschall that has otherwise included only highs. He…

Steely determination

POLE vaulter Puteri Nur Adillah Shik Azizir Rahman comes from a poor family. But the hardship has only made her stronger as the pint-sized Negri Sembilan lass showed great resolve to break an 18-year Malaysia Games (Sukma) girls’ pole vault record twice at the Perak Stadium in Ipoh yesterday. The…