Croatia's Perkovic wins discus throw at Paris Diamond League

Croatia's best track and field athlete, Sandra Perkovic was the first in the women's discus throw event in the IAAF Diamond League in Paris on Saturday, with the throw of 67.62 metres.

This Olympic champion was followed by French Melina Robert-Michon (64.36m), and by Cuban Denia Caballero (61.98m), who is the current world champion.

Perkovic has already ensured the overall victory of the Diamond League this season.

Last update: Sat, 27/08/2016 - 21:03
Author: 

More from Sport

Sevilla beat Real Madrid to end their 40-game unbeaten run

Sevilla ended Real Madrid’s 40-game unbeaten run on Sunday in Spain’s top division with a 2-1 victory.

Barcelona president reassures supporters over Messi's future

 Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu reassured supporters on Saturday that the club would renew Leo Messi’s...

Record champion Peterhansel clinches Dakar rally win

Record winner Stephane Peterhansel secured his 13th Dakar Rally victory when he held off fellow Peugeot driver...

Croatia's Kostelic says goodbye to World Cup races in Wengen

Swiss Niels Hintermann on Friday won a World Cup Wengen men's super combined, while the best Croatian Alpine skier,...

Benzema strike helps Madrid set unbeaten record in cup thriller

Karim Benzema's stoppage time strike helped Real Madrid set a new Spanish record of 40 games unbeaten on Thursday,...