Iran’s Discus Thrower Hadadi Wins Bronze in Diamond League

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran’s discus thrower Ehsan Hadadi won a bronze medal at the New York Diamond League meet on Saturday.

Iran’s Discus Thrower Hadadi Wins Bronze in Diamond League

Hadadi, who won silver medal in the 2012 London Olympics, finished in third place with a throw of 65.23m.

The 2012 Olympic gold medal winner Robert Harting of Germany set a meet record on Randall's Island with a throw of 68.24m.

The current world leader Piotr Malachowski of Poland also won the silver medal with a throw of 65.45m.

The IAAF Diamond League is an annual series of track and field meetings held from 2010 onwards, beginning with the 2010 IAAF Diamond League.

 

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