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Kozmus Adds World Title to Olympic

Berlin, 17 August - Olympic champion Primoz Kozmus outclassed his competition in a sluggish hammer throw final at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin on Monday. Kozmus was the only competitor to throw over 80 metres, winning with a sixth-round effort of 80.84.

Berlin, Germany
Slovenian athlete Primoz Kozmus wins the hammer throw title at the World Athletics Championships.
Photo: Xinhua/STA

Beijing, China
Exactly a year to the day when he became Olympic champion (pictured celebrating in Beijing), Slovenian hammer thrower Primoz Kozmus won the world title with a throw of 80.84 metres.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Beijing, China
Exactly a year to the day when he became Olympic champion (pictured during competition in Beijing), Slovenian hammer thrower Primoz Kozmus won the world title with a throw of 80.84 metres.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

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