Barbora SPOTAKOVA

Barbora Spotakova - Czech Republic - World javelin champion in 2017 (and 2007)

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 08 August 2017

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Tuesday, 30 June 1981
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Jablonec, Czech Rep.
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  • Czech Republic
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Barbora SPOTAKOVA - Czech Republic - World javelin champion in 2017 (and 2007)

Ten years after her previous gold medal performance Barbora Špotáková
repeated her victory in Osaka by winning in London 2017. The photo above
is of her about to take her last throw in the final (64.75m) having already
won the event with her second throw of 66.76 metres.


2017 World Athletics Championship. London Olympic Stadium,
England.


Women's Javelin Throw Final.

 1.  SPOTAKOVA
Barbora
Czech Republic (CZE) 66.76  
 2. LINGWEI Li China (CHN) 66.25  PB
 3. HUIHUI Lu China (CHN) 65.26  
 4. KOLAK Sara Croatia (CRO) 64.95  
 5. TUGSUZ Eda Turkey (TUR) 64.52  
 6. KHALADOVICH Tatsiana
Belarus (BLR) 64.05  
 7. MOLITOR Katharina Germany (GER 63.75
 8. SHIYING Liu China (CHN) 63.84
.