Fedrick Dacres 2017

Today started the Diamond Race 2018 for men discus at the Rome Olympic Stadium - meet started strong from the first round, where Fedrick Dacres thre 66.59m and Andrius Gudzius 68.17m. Dacres responded in the 2nd round with 68.51m and that was enough for the win. Both Gudzius and Dacres had few throws over 67m in the series as well.

They were followed by Ehsan Hadadi 65.93m, Daniel Stahl 64.84m, Robert Harting 64.64m, Mason Finley 64.1m, Lukas Weisshaidinger 64.16m and Robert Urbanek 64.10m. Olympic silver Piotr Malachowski was left in 9th position with SB 63.95m.

Fedrick Dacres Gold Coast
Legendary Ludvik Danek Memorial competition was held today in Turnov. Jamaican Fedrick Dacres won the meet with a high-level 68.35m throw. Dacres also had 67.02m and 66.59m in the series, also a huge sector foul.
Dacres was followed by Daniel Jasinski 66.59m, Piotr Malachowski 64.84m, Martin Wierig 64.01m, Robert Urbanek 63.88m and Marek Barta 60.33m.

Andrijus Gudzius
High level meets were held this weekend. World Champion Andrius Gudzius competed at European Club Championships in Birmingham, where he won the meet with high level 67.82m.
Legendary Halle throwing meet was also held this weekend and Travis Smikle won the men discus event with 67.17m throw, followed by Daniel Stahl 66.65m, Ehsan Hadadi 66.13m, Daniel Jasinski 65.91m, Christoph Harting 65.85m, David Wrobel 64.43m, Martin Wierig 64.19m, Matt Denny 63.39m, Simon Pettersson 62.36m, Piotr Malachowski 62.33m.

Gudzius 69.13

World Champion Andrius Gudzius competed yesterday in Tartu and had amazing 69.13m - he was again today in the ring in Viimsi and he won the meet with 67.02m.

He was followed by Simon Pettersson 63.92m and estonian Martin Kupper 63.23m

Weisshaidinger201
International meeting in Rehlingen Germany was held today and the meet was very high level - Lukas Weisshaidinger won the meet with a new Austrian record of 68.98m.

He was followed Olympic Champion Christoph Harting 66.76m, Martin Wierig 65.18m, Daniel Jasinski 65.09m, David Wrobel 64.25m, Traves Smikle 64.04m and Matthew Denny 63.28m.

Gudzius 69.13
Some great results have been produced this weekend in Europe - Andrius Gudzius competed on Saturday in Tartu at Sell Games and won the meet with his lifetime second best results 69.13m.

Olympic Champion Christoph Harting won a meet in Berlin with 67.59m. Germans are in good shape, as Martin Wierig was 2nd with 66.98m and David Wrobel 3rd with a lifetime best of 65.98m.

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Best throws in 2018

1 Fedrick Dacres 69.67
2 Andrus Gudzius 69.59
3 Daniel Stahl 69.11
4 Lukas Weisshaidinger 68.98
5 Ehsan Hadadi 68.85
6 Reggie Jaggers 68.61
7 Traves Smikle 67.72
8 Christoph Harting 67.59
9 Mason Finley 67.06
10 Martin Wierig 66.98

 

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