Iran’s Discus Thrower Hadadi Wins Bronze in Diamond League

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احسان حدادی

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

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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