1 August 2021. From the section An incredible Olympic high jump final ended with both Qatar's Mutaz Essa Barshim and Italy's Gianmarco Tamberi taking gold medals. After an exhausting two-hour competition, the pair couldn't be split, having recorded best clearances of 2.37 metres. The athletes were offered an opportunity to take part in a jump-off.Who won the men's high jump at the Tokyo Olympics?
The win means Barshim completes the set of Olympic medals in the high jump, having won bronze in 2012 and silver in 2016. Gianmarco Tamberi of Team Italy celebrates after agreeing to share gold with Mutaz Essa Barshim of Team Qatar in the Men's High Jump Final at the Tokyo Olympics. (Getty)Who won silver at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games in high jump?
India's Nishad Kumar won silver at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games in the Men's T46/47 High Jump. The 21-year-old cleared 2.06m on his second attempt to equal his own Asian record, before failing three attempts at 2.09m.When did Brandon Starc do his high jump at the Olympics?
Aug 1st, 2021 Brandon Starc has finished fifth in the men's high jump, recording the best jump ever by an Australian at an Olympic Games, as Mutaz Barshim and Gianmarco Tamberi agreed to share the gold medal. It's the first time the gold medal has been shared in the men's high jump, which has been a fixture at every modern Olympics since 1896.