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Ashton Eaton wins heptathlon gold

Updated: March 8, 2014, 3:51 PM ET
Associated Press

SOPOT, Poland -- Ashton Eaton won yet another gold and again proved himself a leading contender for the world's strongest athlete.

Yet after winning the heptathlon, all Eaton could do was slam his fist in frustration on the track's side railing. He called himself "weak" because he had missed beating his own world record by just 1.18 seconds over the closing 1,000 meters.

"I don't know, I'm just mentally weak," Eaton said after the race, feeling he had not pushed himself through enough ...

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