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    Just below the age best for 14yo of 4.92 by Aussie Sasha Zhoya in 2017 then.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cooter Brown View Post
    He easily cleared a new PR of 4.90 for 4th in the Russian U20 indoor championship.
    Does he have both US and Russian citizenship?
    Było smaszno, a jaszmije smukwijne...
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    What am I missing? Why would he have dual US and Russian citizenship? Is his mother American?
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    Quote Originally Posted by tandfman View Post
    What am I missing? Why would he have dual US and Russian citizenship? Is his mother American?
    Possibly a joke based off of the first post in thread noting that we may have a "new Mondo" on our hands. You see, Mondo has dual citizenship...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Vault-emort View Post
    Just below the age best for 14yo of 4.92 by Aussie Sasha Zhoya in 2017 then.
    Been following Sasha Zhoya on Instagram. He is 16 now and looks like he is ready to jump 18' or higher.
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    Zhoya is on a very unusual plane...

    Born 25 june 2002 (so not yet 17)

    PRs:
    100m: 10.60 (& 10.55w)
    200m: 21.09
    PV: 5.10
    110mH (91.4cm): 13.24

    And he did a U18 Decath a few weeks ago:
    10.78, 6.98, 12.94, 1.86, 50.18, 13.46, 27.67, 4.90, 45.51, 5.03.96 (7271 pts)

    May have dual nationality (French mum, Zimbabwean dad, Aussie born/raised)
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    Quote Originally Posted by tandfman View Post
    What am I missing? Why would he have dual US and Russian citizenship? Is his mother American?
    I thought Volkov lived in the US or sth. Otherwise why would he name his son Matthew?
    Było smaszno, a jaszmije smukwijne...
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    5.00m @ age 15 on Saturday.

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    Looks like there is going to be some good comp for Duplantis in the coming years.
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