World Athletics: Poland's Anita Wlodarczyk Reclaims World Women's Hammer Throw Title

Updated: 27 August 2015 19:18 IST

Poland's Anita Wlodarczyk reclaimed her world women's hammer throw title in the world championships.

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Poland's Anita Wlodarczyk reclaimed the women's world hammer throw title. © AFP

Poland's Anita Wlodarczyk reclaimed her world women's hammer throw title with a dominant performance at the world athletics championships in Beijing on Thursday. (Athletics News)

Wlodarczyk, a silver medallist in Moscow in 2013 after winning gold in Daegu in 2011, threw a best of 80.85 metres for her second world title.

China's Wenxiu Zhang claimed silver with 76.33m and France's Alexandre Tavernier bronze (74.02).

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