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Bleasdale into pole vault final
4:23pm Saturday 4th August 2012 in Other sport stories
BLACKBURN Harriers athlete Holly Bleasdale is into Monday’s women’s pole vault final after recording a height of 4.55m in qualifying today.
Bleasdale is regarded as a medal chance after making huge improvements over the past two years but missed out on a place in the final of the World Championships in 2011 after failing to record a height in qualifying.
She put that right in London today, though, finishing joint fourth in Group A of qualifying to go through to the final.