Balázs BAJI

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Athlete personal details which are given in the second column

Born09 June 1989Age
GenderMale
Height192 cm Weight84 kg
Club / TeamBp. Honvéd SE

Biography

(Baji is pronounced like Bayi as in Filbert Bayi, and not Badge-e).

Held his nerve and form to win the 2017 World Championship bronze ahead of several faster men on paper.

7 WJC 2008; 2 under-23 ECH 2011; 4 EIC 2013 (2009/2011/2017-ht, 2015-7); 6 WIC 2016 (2012/2014-sf); 2 ECH 2016 (2010-ht, 2012-sf, 2014-4); 3 WCH 2017 (2011-ht, 2013-sf); 1 WSG 2017 (2011-6). 1 Hungarian 2007/2011/2012/2013/2014/2015/2016/2017 (1 indoor 2009/2011/2013/2014/2015/2016/2017/2018).

He had the longest hurdle clearance measured in the 2017 World Championship final (exactly four metres).

In 2018: 1 Hungarian indoor; 3sf WIC; 1 Miskolc 100/110H; 1 Bydgoszcz Festival; 5 Hengelo; 2 Turku Nurmi; 3 Ostrava Golden Spike; 2 Székesfehérvár; 4 Lausanne Diamond; 1 Lucerne; 6 Monaco Diamond; 7 London Diamond .

DateDiscipline
World Championships Bronze Medallist 2017110m Hurdles
European Silver Medallist 2016110m Hurdles
6th at World Indoor Championships 201660m Hurdles
European U23 Championships Silver Medallist 2011110m Hurdles
World University Games Champion 2017110m Hurdles
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
60m17.09i01 Mar 2008BudapestOutdoor
100m210.6027 Jun 2009SzékesfehérvárOutdoor
200m121.3526 May 2013BudapestOutdoor
60m Hurdles (91.4cm)17.91i19 Feb 2006BudapestOutdoor
60m Hurdles17.53i19 Feb 2017BudapestOutdoor
60m Hurdles (99cm)17.95i04 Mar 2007BudapestOutdoor
110m Hurdles (91.4cm)114.1318 Jul 2006Nové Mesto nad VáhomOutdoor
100m Hurdles (99cm)713.6013 Jul 2008BydgoszczOutdoor
110m Hurdles413.1504 Jul 2017SzékesfehérvárOutdoor
400m Hurdles152.7407 Oct 2007BudapestOutdoor
60m17.0901 Mar 2008BudapestIndoor
200m122.1902 Mar 2008BudapestIndoor
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
100m110.6712 May 2018MiskolcOutdoor
60m Hurdles27.60i15 Feb 2018ToruńOutdoor
110m Hurdles213.2702 Jul 2018SzékesfehérvárOutdoor
60m Hurdles27.6015 Feb 2018ToruńIndoor