Originally posted on ESPN  |  Last updated 3/8/10

THESSALONIKI, GREECE - SEPTEMBER 12: Phillips Idowu of Great Britain competes in the men's triple jump during day one of the IAAF World Athletics Final at the Kaftanzoglio Stadium on September 12, 2009 in Thessaloniki, Greece. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Phillips Idowu of Britain says he won't defend his triple jump title at this week's World Indoor championships in Doha after the birth of his second child.
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