Athletics at the 2011 All-Africa Games – Men's shot put

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Athletics at the
2011 All-Africa Games
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The Men's Shot Put event at the 2011 All-Africa Games took place on 12 September at the Estádio Nacional do Zimpeto.[1][2]

Medalists[edit]

Gold  Yasser Ibrahim Farag (EGY)
Silver  Jaco Engelbrecht (RSA)
Bronze  Roelie Potgieter (RSA)

Records[edit]

Prior to the competition, the established records were as follows.

World record  Randy Barnes (USA) 23.12 Westwood, United States 20 May 1990
Games record  Burger Lambrechts (RSA) 19.50 Johannesburg, South Africa September 1999
World Leading  Dylan Armstrong (CAN) 22.21 Calgary, Canada 25 June 2011
African record  Janus Robberts (RSA) 21.97 Eugene, United States 2 June 2001

The games record was broken by gold medalist.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Round
September 12, 2011 17:45 Final

Results[edit]

Final[edit]

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Result Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Ibrahim Farag Yasser  Egypt 18.30 19.40 19.73 X X 19.28 19.73m GR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Jaco Engelbrecht  South Africa 18.41 X 18.89 X X 18.24 18.89m
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Roelie Potgieter  South Africa 17.76 17.90 18.30 18.68 X 17.99 18.68m
4 Ross Jordaan  South Africa 17.60 X 17.19 17.87 X 18.08 18.08m
5 Frank Elemba  Republic of the Congo X 15.15 15.42 16.44 15.73 16.08 16.44m
6 Moussa Diarra  Mali 15.89 16.23 16.12 15.87 X 15.91 16.23m
7 Luccioni Mve  Gabon X X 14.66 15.01 X X 15.01m

References[edit]

External links[edit]

"All-Africa Games - Day 5 Results". www.africathle.com. 11 September 2011. Retrieved 12 September 2011.