Men's Shot Put

Athletics Beijing Olympics

World Record men’s shot put: Randy Barnes, USA, 23.12

Venue: National Stadium

Canada misses out on a medal by 1cm

Dylan Armstrong from Canada missed out on bronze medal last night by just 1 centimeter in the men’s shot-put final.
“It’s a little bit heartbreaking,” Armstrong, 27, said at Beijing’s National Stadium. “Yeah, it’s probably something that will be kind of in the back of my mind for as long as I live, but I’m young [...]

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Tomasz Majewski of Poland won the gold medal in the men’s shot put at the Beijing Olympics. His best throw was 21.51 meters.
Christian Cantwell of the United States won the silver medal and Andrei Mikhnevich of Belarus won the bronze medal.