Kovalev, 17, hails from Rishon Lezion and competed in the 72 kg division.
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Ashram made it to first place in the multi-sport race category with a 98.45 score.
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Minenko was 35 centimeters away from a place on the podium, with Olga Rypakova of Kazakhstan taking the bronze with a jump of 14.77m.
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