Beijing Olympics 2008 Hammer Throw Men Field Events Athletics Scoreboard

Medalists

Gold Primož Kozmus
Slovenia (SLO)
Silver Vadim Devyatovskiy
Belarus (BLR)
Bronze Ivan Tsikhan
Belarus (BLR)

Records

World Record Yuriy Sedykh (URS) 86.74 m Stuttgart, Germany 30 August 1986
Olympic Record Sergey Litvinov (URS) 84.80 m Seoul, South Korea 26 September 1988

Results

Qualifying round

Group   Name   Nationality   1   2   3   Result   Notes  
A Krisztian Pars Hungary x 80.07   80.07 Q
B Szymon Ziolkowski Poland 79.55     79.55 Q, SB
B Primož Kozmus Slovenia 79.44     79.44 Q
B Ivan Tsikhan Belarus 79.26     79.26 Q
A Koji Murofushi Japan 78.16     78.16 Q
A Markus Esser Germany x 77.00 77.60 77.60 q
A Andras Haklits Croatia 74.27 77.12 76.23 77.12 q
B Olli-Pekka Karjalainen Finland 75.49 x 77.07 77.07 q
B Vadim Devyatovskiy Belarus 73.39 76.56 76.95 76.95 q
B Libor Charfreitag Slovakia 76.03 x 76.61 76.61 q
B James Steacy Canada 76.32 x 75.01 76.32 q
A Dilshod Nazarov Tajikistan 74.67 75.34 72.47 75.34 q
B Nicola Vizzoni Italy 72.82 x 75.01 75.01  
A Yevhen Vynohradov Ukraine 73.41 74.49 x 74.49  
B Artem Rubanko Ukraine 74.47 73.89 x 74.47  
B Esref Apak Turkey x 74.45 x 74.45  
A Valeriy Sviatokha Belarus 74.41 x x 74.41  
A Alexandros Papadimitriou Greece x 74.33 73.83 74.33  
A Igors Sokolovs Latvia 73.72 71.50 x 73.72  
B Ali Mohamed Al-Zinkawi Kuwait x 73.62 x 73.62  
A Kirill Ikonnikov Russia x 72.04 72.33 72.33  
B Igor Vinichenko Russia x 72.05 x 72.05  
A Miloslav Konopka Slovakia 71.76 71.96 x 71.96  
A Ihor Tuhay Ukraine 71.89 x 70.56 71.89  
A Bergur Ingi Pétursson Iceland 69.73 x 71.63 71.63  
B Roman Rozna Moldova 71.33 69.99 70.23 71.33  
B A.G. Kruger United States 70.58 71.21 x 71.21  
B Dorian Collaku Albania 69.14 69.84 70.98 70.98  
A Lukas Melich Czech Republic 69.31 70.56 69.03 70.56  
B Juan Ignacio Cerra Argentina x 70.16 x 70.16  
B Amanmurad Hommadov Turkmenistan x x x NM  
A Mohsen El Anany Egypt x x x NM  
A Marco Lingua Italy x x x NM  
Q - Qualified with score of 78.00 or higher q - Qualified as one of 12 best performers x - Fault NM - No mark SB - Season best

Final

Position   Name   Nationality   1   2   3   4   5   6   Result   Notes  
1 Primož Kozmus Slovenia 80.75 82.02 80.79 80.64 80.98 80.85 82.02 SB
2 Vadim Devyatovskiy Belarus 79.00 81.61 x x 80.86 x 81.61  
3 Ivan Tsikhan Belarus 78.49 80.56 79.59 78.89 81.51 80.87 81.51  
4 Krisztian Pars Hungary 78.05 80.96 x 80.16 80.11 79.83 80.96  
5 Koji Murofushi Japan 79.47 80.71 79.94 77.96 78.22 77.26 80.71  
6 Olli-Pekka Karjalainen Finland 77.92 79.59 78.99 x 78.88 x 79.59 SB
7 Szymon Ziółkowski Poland 75.92 79.22 79.07 79.04 76.16 x 79.22  
8 Libor Charfreitag Slovakia x 77.62 76.83 77.26 78.65 x 78.65  
9 Markus Esser Germany 74.56 x 77.10   77.10  
10 András Haklits Croatia x 75.78 76.58   76.58  
11 Dilshod Nazarov Tajikistan 72.97 76.54 x   76.54  
12 James Steacy Canada 75.72 75.54 74.06   75.72