Antonios Merlos Wins Gold Medal in Men’s High Jump of the IAFF World U20 Championship

High Jumper Antonios Merlos. (Photo by Eurokinissi/Antonis Nicolopoulos, file)

TAMPERE, Finland – Greece’s Antonios Merlos and Mexico’s Roberto Vilches won joint gold medal after they both cleared 2.23m in the final of the men’s high jump of the IAFF World U20 Championship, in Tampere, Finland.