Pedro Pablo PICHARDO

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Athlete personal details which are given in the second column

Born30 June 1993Age
GenderMale
Height185 cm Weight71 kg
Club / TeamSL Benfica

Biography

Full name (which he prefers)-Pedro Pablo Pichardo Peralta.

Twice World Championship silver medallist, each time behind 18m men.

LJ pb: 7.81 -15. 1 WJC 2012; 2 WCH 2013/2015; 3 WIC 2014; 1 Pan-Am Games 2014. Started triple jumping at 17, previously he was a hurdler and high jumper – as was his father Jorge Andres Pichardo. Pedro is a football fan and supporter of Barcelona FC. 1.85 / 71kg.

All then above achieved as a Cuban athlete, on November 23, 2017, he gained Portuguese citizenship. It was also announced that he would represent the Benfica Sporting Club. The IAAF had frozen the process of allegiance transfer, and although new rules have been since announced, it is reported that Pichardo has not been cleared in time to compete in Berlin 2018.

In 2018: 1 Portuguese indoor; 1 Doha Diamond (17.95, which has been approved as a Portuguese record, replacing that of Nelson Évora); 3 Baie-Mahault; 1 European Clubs Cup; 2 Lausanne Diamond; 2 Monaco Diamond; 1 Portuguese League div 1/Jul 22 .

DateDiscipline
2 World Championships Silvers 2013Triple Jump
2015Triple Jump
World Indoor Bronze Medallist 2014Triple Jump
World Junior Champion 2012Triple Jump
Pan American Games Champion 2015Triple Jump
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
Long Jump17.8120 Jun 2015BilbaoOutdoor
Triple Jump118.0828 May 2015La HabanaOutdoor
Triple Jump117.3225 Feb 2014PrahaIndoor
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
Triple Jump117.9504 May 2018DohaOutdoor
Triple Jump117.1918 Feb 2018PombalIndoor