Newly topped international prime soar champion Eleanor Patterson stated she did not flip up as she claimed a silver medal in Birmingham.
Having cleared 2.02m in Eugene a fortnight or so in the past, Patterson failed in her 3 makes an attempt at 1.95m on the Commonwealth Video games.
“Possibly I wish to alter to that expectation identify that is hooked up to my title,” she instructed ABC Game.
“I in truth assume that there is not any excuses regardless that. I am international champion, however who cares. I am nonetheless gonna pop out and carry out each and every time.
“I did not flip up and I did not do what I used to be intended to do.
“I grasp myself answerable for this. That is on me and there is not any excuses beneath the solar that may provide an explanation for as to why I did not display up.”
Brutal evaluate, however international champions have a tendency to be quite self-critical.
Jamaica’s Lamara Distin claimed gold.