Mutaz Essa Barshim claimed victory as he won his very first World Championships gold medal. Danil Lysenko took home the silver as Syria's Majededdin Ghazal shocked the field to earn a well deserved bronze medal.
The Russian Maria Lasitskene continued her dominance and stretched her win to 25 competitions as she won gold to retain her World Championships medal. Yuliya Levchenko took home the silver with Licwinko the bronze.
Brittney Reese claimed a fourth World Champs gold medal, to take her overall medal tally to eight. Darya Klishina competing as a neutral claimed the silver whilst Bartoletta by the skin of her teeth stole the bronze medal.