Croatia’s Sara Kolak claims women’s javelin gold medal

Gold: Sara Kolak (Croatia) Silver: Sunette Viljoen (South Africa) Bronze: Barbora Spotakova (Czech Republic) Croatian Sara Kolak won the javelin gold medal with a throw of 66.18 meters, holding off Sunette Viljoen of South Africa, who took silver with 64.92. Barbora Spotakova of the Czech Republic, who sought to become the first woman to win three individual Olympic athletic titles...
Via CSN Chicago
August 18, 2016

Heptathlete Vetter gets 3rd Dutch gold at the Euros

AMSTERDAM (AP) Anouk Vetter gave the Netherlands a third gold medal at the European championships with victory in the heptathlon. Vetter dominated the two-day, seven-event competition and won with a national record of 6,626 points, breaking the old mark of heptathlete turned sprinter Schippers. Antoinette Nana Djimou of France was second. The Dutch 4x100 relay squad kept 100...
Via Associated Press
July 09, 2016  |  Discuss

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