Siddharth Kadam of Anjuman Islam (CST) bettered his earlier performance in the just concluded YMCA athletic meet, by leaping to 6.26 metres in the boys U-16 high jump event of the Poinsur Gymkhana Open Athletic championships, held at Poinsur Gymkhana, Kandivli yesterday.

Siddharth's best of  5.83m at the YMCA meet, earned him a silver medal there. However yesterday all his three jumps were well over the 6m mark.Siddharth's effort of 6.26m earned him the yellow metal.