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Who holds the men's long jump world record?

Asked by John Mascarenhas, 17 Aug '08 07:35 pm
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Mike Powell of the United States set the world's record at the 1991 World Outdoor Championships in Tokyo. Powell's jump of 8.95 meters (29 feet, 4 1/2 inches) broke the world record set by Bob Beamon at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City of 8.90 meters (29 feet, 2 1/2 inches).
Answered by anupama kumar, 17 Aug '08 07:40 pm

 
  
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Mike Powell
Answered by Viswanathan, 17 Aug '08 08:03 pm

 
  
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