Taylor wins triple jump

Updated: 16 July 2007 09:25 IST

Ostrava, Czech Republic:

Christian Taylor of the US claimed his second podium at the World Youth Championships, winning the triple jump with a leap of 15.98 meters - his personal best and the season's longest jump in the youth category.

The 17-year-old Taylor had won the bronze medal in the long jump on Friday.

Topics : Athletics
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