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Russian Yelena Isinbaeva Vaults to World Record 2:27

Heavily favoured Yelena Isinbaeva of Russia breaks her own world record as she pole vaults 5.05m. American Jennifer Stuczynski is Isinbayeva's strongest competitor and clears 4.80m, but the Russian answers with a world record clearance. Stuczynski wins the silver medal and Svetlana Feofanova from Russia captures the bronze. Athletics Pole Vault Women Final - World Record (5.05m) - Beijing 2008 - Yelena Isinbaeva (RUS), Jennifer Stuczynski (USA), Svetlana Feofanova (RUS)

8/18/2008 12:00:00 AM