Israeli triple jump champion Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko has qualified for the finals of the event at the IAAF World Championships in London on Saturday.
Knyazyeva-Minenko, 27, clinched the eight and last place in the finals with her second jump of 14.17 meters (46.5 feet).
The finals will take place on Monday.
Knyazyeva-Minenko, who has been recovering from an injury, came fifth in the Rio Olympics in 2016 and placed fourth at the 2012 Olympics. Her personal best is 14. 78 meters (48.5 feet).
The Times of Israel covers one of the most complicated, and contentious, parts of the world. Determined to keep readers fully informed and enable them to form and flesh out their own opinions, The Times of Israel has gradually established itself as the leading source of independent and fair-minded journalism on Israel, the region and the Jewish world.
We've achieved this by investing ever-greater resources in our journalism while keeping all of the content on our site free.
Unlike many other news sites, we have not put up a paywall. But we would like to invite readers who can afford to do so, and for whom The Times of Israel has become important, to help support our journalism by joining The Times of Israel Community. Join now and for as little as $6 a month you can both help ensure our ongoing investment in quality journalism, and enjoy special status and benefits as a Times of Israel Community member.