10 August 21:59 (BST)

AT: PAPAHRISTOU - gold in women's triple jump

BERLIN - Comments from Paraskevi PAPAHRISTOU (GRE) after she won the gold medal in the women's triple jump at the Olympic Stadium on Friday.


On winning gold:

"I'm feeling really, really great. I knew I was going to win the European title from the moment I first arrived in Berlin. I was feeling very confident about my performance and level of fitness. I wanted to win qualification and, above all, I did not want to lose my European lead mark. It was hard work but I knew what I was coming here for, so I did it."

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