Ashton Eaton breaks Heptathlon World Record

American Ashton Eaton broke his very own globe document for the indoor heptathlon on Sunday at a meeting in Estonia.

The 23-year-old Eaton tallied 6,568 factors, 69 points much more than his previous world file set in Fayetteville, Arkansas, in March 2010.

On Saturday’s first day of opposition from the Worldwide Indoor Combined Activities meeting, Eaton set a personalized finest for shot set of 14.45 metres and ran the 60 metres sprint in 6.66 seconds.

On Sunday, he had another individual finest with 7.60 within the 60 metres hurdles and ran the ultimate event, the 1,000 metres, in 2:34.74.

Estonian Andres Raja was 2nd within the opposition on the Lasnamae Stadium with 6,114 factors though Czech decathlon globe document holder Roman Sebrle was fifth with 5,848.


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