Karlsruhe, Germany, 6 February 2016.
Cuba’s Alexis Copello took victory in the first IAAF World Series Indoor event of the winter jumping a World Leading 16.99m in Karlsruhe. Jonathan Drack of Mauritius took 2nd place by adding 23 cm to his PB ahead of last winter’s European Championships 1st and 2nd placed athletes – Nelson Évora and Pablo Torrijos.
1. Alexis Copello (Cuba) 16.99m (WL)
2. Jonathan Drack (Mauritius) 16.67m (PB)
3. Nelson Évora (Portugal) 16.65m
4. Pablo Torrijos (Spain) 16.64m; 5. Nazim Babayev (Azerbaijan) 16.31m; 6. Benjamin Compaoré 16.29m; 7. Max Hess (Germany) 16.23m; 8. Jean-Marc Pontvianne (France) 16.03m.