Agence France-PresseMarch 8, 2014 18:21
American Ashton Eaton retained his heptathlon title at the World Indoor Championships on Saturday.
The 26-year-old, also the current world and Olympic decathlon champion and world record holder, amassed 6,632 points in the indoor seven-discipline event.
Eaton missed out by 13 points on bettering his own world record of 6,645 he set when winning the indoor title in Istanbul in 2010.
Belarus' Andrei Krauchanka claimed silver with 6,303pts and Belgian Thomas van der Plaetsen took bronze (6,259).