Gerd Kanter wins in Tallinn with 65.08m

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A throwing meet was held today in Tallinn, Estonia and the start list was impressive.

Gerd Kanter took the win with his last round effort of 65.08m. He was followed by Fedrick Dacres with 63.91m, Martin Kupper 63.82m and Märt Israel 60.87m.

Gerd Kanter 65.08m video
Fedrick Dacres 63.91m video

 

Christoph Harting WL 68.06m in Anhalt

Cristoph Harting

Anhalt 2016 meet was held yesterday and the highlight of the meet was Christoph Harting with a new WL 68.06m. He took the WL from Piotr Malachowski, who was second also in Anhalt with 66.52m. Third was Victor Hogan 65.03m, followed by Daniel Jasinski 64.12m, Martin Wierig 62.87m and Maurico Ortega 61.26m.

 

The top3 at world season list is a close as possible - Christoph Harting 68.06, Piotr Malachowski 68.03m and Fedrick Dacres 68.02m. It is going to be an interesting olympic season.

Training together with Gerd Kanter and Fedrick Dacres

Gerd Kanter and Fedrick Dacres May 2016

Jamaican young discus thrower Fedrick Dacres is on a training camp in Tallinn, Estonia. As this is also a home town for olympic champion Gerd Kanter, then 2 different generation discus throwers decided to have a throwing session together.

Weather was sunny and warm, mood was good and the discus was flying far!

Here are some clips from today

 

Gerd Kanter throwing 1
Gerd Kanter throwing 2
Gerd Kanter throwing 3
Fedrick Dacres throwing 1
Fedrick Dacres throwing 2
Fedrick Dacres throwing 3

Piotr Malachowski 67.45m in Rabat

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Diamond Race continued today in Rabat, Morocco. Piotr Malachowski won the meet with a new meeting record from his last round - 67.45m. Second was Robert Urbanek 65.04m and third Zoltan Kövago 64.42m.

They were followed by Philip Milanov 63.74m, Apostolos Parellis 63.46m, Martin Kupper 63.13m, Daniel Stahl 61.09m and Gerd Kanter 60.70m.

Malachowski has the lead in Diamond Race with 20 points. Both Urbanek and Milanov have 9 points.

Video of Malachowski 67.45m

Wierig 67.60m in Wiesbaden

Martin Wierig

Legendary WLV Werfercup 2016 was held today in Wiesbaden and great results were achieved during the day.

Martin Wierig won the meet with 67.60m and Daniel Jasinski threw 67.16m. Markus Münch was third with 62.67m.

At U23 Men Discus Norwegian Sven Martin Skagestad had a huge throw and won the meet with 65.20m.

Julia Fischer won women discus 66.59m, she was followed by Nadine Müller 65.42m, Shanice Craft 64.62m, Anna Rüh 63.42m, Bin Feng 63.15m and Kristin Pudenz 61.01m.

Malachowski WL 68.03m, Milanov NR 67.26m in Doha

Malachowski

It truly was a thrilling start for the Olympic Season in Diamond League Doha. Philip Milanov took the lead on the 5th round with a new NR 67.26m and Piotr Malachowski took the lead back in the 6th round with WL 68.03m.

Victor Hogan was third with 65.59m and was followed by Robert Urbanek 63.13m, Daniel Stahl 64.06m, Axel Härstedt 62.54m, Zoltan Kövago 61.67m and Benn Harradine 61.04m.

VIDEO from the meet

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Best throws in 2016

1
Christoph Harting
68.06
2
Piotr Malachowski
68.03
3
Fedrick Dacres
68.02
4
Victor Hogan
67.62
5
Martin Wierig
67.60
6
Sam Mattis
67.45
7
Philip Milanov
67.26
8
Daniel Jasinski
67.16
9
Daniel Stahl
66.74
10
Rodney Brown
66.00

 

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