2007 World Championships in Athletics – Men's hammer throw

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Events at the
2007 World Championships
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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
5000 m men women
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men women
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
20 km walk men women
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men women
High jump men women
Pole vault men women
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men women
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men
 

The Men's Hammer Throw event at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics took place on 25 August 2007 (qualification) and 27 August 2007 (final) at the Nagai Stadium in Osaka, Japan.

Medallists[edit]

Victory ceremony
Gold Belarus Ivan Tsikhan (BLR)
Silver Slovenia Primož Kozmus (SLO)
Bronze Slovakia Libor Charfreitag (SVK)

Schedule[edit]

Qualification Round
Group A Group B
25.08.2007 – 19:30h 25.08.2007 – 21:00h
Final Round
27.08.2007 – 19:30h

Abbreviations[edit]

  • All results shown are in metres
Q automatic qualification
q qualification by rank
DNS did not start
NM no mark
WR world record
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best

Records[edit]

Standing records prior to the 2007 World Athletics Championships
World Record  Yuriy Sedykh (URS) 86.74 m August 30, 1986 West Germany Stuttgart, West Germany
Event Record  Ivan Tsikhan (BLR) 83.89 m August 8, 2005 Finland Helsinki, Finland
Season Best  Vadim Devyatovskiy (BLR) 82.94 m July 28, 2007 Belarus Minsk, Belarus

Qualification[edit]

Group A[edit]

Rank Overall Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3
1 1 Slovakia Libor Charfreitag (SVK) 80.61 80.61 m Q
2 3 Belarus Vadim Devyatovskiy (BLR) 76.85 79.30 79.30 m Q
3 4 Hungary Krisztián Pars (HUN) 79.11 79.11 m Q
4 8 Japan Koji Murofushi (JPN) 73.11 77.25 77.25 m q
5 12 Turkey Eşref Apak (TUR) 75.27 73.34 74.04 75.27 m q
6 13 Canada James Steacy (CAN) 74.11 X 73.07 74.11 m  
7 15 Ukraine Yevhen Vynohradov (UKR) 71.15 73.87 X 73.87 m  
8 16 Italy Nicola Vizzoni (ITA) 71.58 73.64 71.79 73.64 m  
9 18 Croatia András Haklits (CRO) 71.75 X 73.04 73.04 m  
10 19 Egypt Mohsen El Anany (EGY) 72.93 X 69.67 72.93 m  
11 20 Finland David Söderberg (FIN) X 71.25 72.45 72.45 m  
12 21 Tajikistan Dilshod Nazarov (TJK) 71.70 70.71 X 71.70 m  
13 27 Albania Dorian Collaku (ALB) 66.63 68.30 63.86 68.30 m SB
United States Kibwe Johnson (USA) X X X NM  

Group B[edit]

Rank Overall Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3
1 2 Slovakia Miloslav Konopka (SVK) X 79.83 79.83 m Q / SB
2 5 Poland Szymon Ziółkowski (POL) 73.87 78.90 78.90 m Q
3 6 Slovenia Primož Kozmus (SLO) 77.93 77.93 m Q
4 7 Belarus Ivan Tsikhan (BLR) X 77.75 77.75 m Q
5 9 Kuwait Ali Al-Zinkawi (KUW) X 76.49 X 76.49 m q
6 10 Germany Markus Esser (GER) 76.36 74.12 X 76.36 m q
7 11 Finland Olli-Pekka Karjalainen (FIN) 75.04 X 76.12 76.12 m q
8 14 Latvia Igors Sokolovs (LAT) X 72.95 73.92 73.92 m  
9 17 United States A.G. Kruger (USA) 73.19 69.39 X 73.19 m  
10 22 Greece Alexandros Papadimitriou (GRE) 71.58 X X 71.58 m  
11 23 Romania Cosmin Sorescu (ROM) 70.43 71.49 69.42 71.49 m  
12 24 South Africa Chris Harmse (RSA) 71.07 X X 71.07 m  
13 25 Russia Aleksey Zagornyi (RUS) X X 70.94 70.94 m  
14 26 Japan Hiroaki Doi (JPN) 67.57 69.89 X 69.89 m  
15 28 Turkey Fatih Eryildirim (TUR) 67.87 67.62 66.09 67.87 m  

Final[edit]

Rank Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3 4 5 6
1 Belarus Ivan Tsikhan (BLR) X X 79.35 X 80.77 83.63 83.63 m SB
2 Slovenia Primož Kozmus (SLO) 80.68 79.62 82.12 X X 82.29 82.29 m  
3 Slovakia Libor Charfreitag (SVK) X 80.93 79.10 76.88 81.60 80.48 81.60 m SB
4 Belarus Vadim Devyatovskiy (BLR) 76.28 80.95 X 81.22 81.57 81.20 81.57 m  
5 Hungary Krisztián Pars (HUN) 78.29 79.49 79.55 79.63 77.29 80.93 80.93 m  
6 Japan Koji Murofushi (JPN) 76.94 79.46 80.38 79.56 80.13 80.46 80.46 m SB
7 Poland Szymon Ziółkowski (POL) 79.81 80.09 78.58 79.87 X 77.53 80.09 m  
8 Germany Markus Esser (GER) 78.67 79.66 78.37 X 79.19 79.46 79.66 m  
9 Finland Olli-Pekka Karjalainen (FIN) 78.15 78.27 78.35 78.35 m SB
10 Slovakia Miloslav Konopka (SVK) X 78.09 X 78.09 m  
11 Turkey Eşref Apak (TUR) 75.67 X 76.59 76.59 m  
12 Kuwait Ali Al-Zinkawi (KUW) X 72.88 76.04 76.04 m  

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