2007 World Championships in Athletics – Men's hammer throw

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

Osaka07 D3A Hammer Throw VC
Victory ceremony
Gold  Ivan Tsikhan (BLR)
Silver  Primož Kozmus (SLO)
Bronze  Libor Charfreitag (SVK)

Schedule

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

Abbreviations

  • 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

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

Group A

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

Group B

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

Final

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

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