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Athletics competitions were held in Joensuu (Finland). In the high jump sector, the victory was won by the army athlete Maria Lasitskene.

Captain Maria Lasitskene became the winner of the international tournament in Finland. The CSKA representative took first place, showing her best result of the season – 2.00 m. The army athlete tried three times to conquer the bar at a height of 2.04 meters, but they were unsuccessful.

“Silver” was taken by Tatiana Gusin from Greece with the result of 1.88 meters. “Bronze” – American Inika MacPherson – 1.85 meters.

For a CSKA athlete, this international tournament was the first after an injury. Previously, Maria performed at the Moscow Track and Field Cup (Kuts Memorial), where she won a gold medal with a score of 1.95 meters.

Lasitskene and 9 other athletes joined the Russian national team to participate in the Olympic Games in Tokyo.

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