Anita WLODARCZYK

Anita Wlodarczyk - Poland - World hammer Champion for 3rd time (2017)

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 07 August 2017

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Thursday, 08 August 1985
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Rawicz, Poland.
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  • Poland
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Anita WLODARCZYK - Poland - World hammer Champion for 3rd time (2017)

Anita WLODARCZYK is all smiles after winning the women's hammer throw for
a record third time at the World Championships in London.  Placed second after
the opening three throws the Polish World Record holder then threw 77.39m and
77.90m to secure the gold medal. China's Zheng Wang had six throws over 74m.
saving her best until her last throw, but it was not good enough to win the title.

2017 World Athletics Championship. London Olympic Stadium,
England.


Women's hammer throw Final. 207 World Championships.

 1. W┼üODARCZYK Anita  POL  77.90
 2. WANG Zheng  CHN  75.98  
 3. KOPRON Malwina  POL  74.76  
 4. ZHANG Wenxiu  CHN  74.53  
 5. SKYDAN Hanna  AZE  73.38  
 6. FIODOROW Joanna  POL  73.04  
 7. HITCHON Sophie  GBR  72.32
 8. ŠAFRÁNKOVÁ Katerina   CZE  71.34