Roman ÿebrle IPA: [‘roman ‘?Ÿ?br??l?] (born November 26, 1974) is an athlete from the Czech Republic. Originally a high jumper, he competes in decathlon and heptathlon for team TJ Dukla Praha and is a world record holder in the decathlon. In 2001 in G??tzis he became the first decathlete ever to achieve over 9,000 points, setting the record at 9,026 points, succeeding his compatriot, Tom? Dvo??k, who had scored 8,994 points two years earlier.