2007 World Championships in Athletics – Women's hammer throw

The Women's Hammer Throw event at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics took place on August 28, 2007 (qualification) and August 30, 2007 (final) at the Nagai Stadium in Osaka, Japan. The qualification standard was set at 71.00 metres.

MedalistsEdit

Gold   Betty Heidler (GER)
Silver   Yipsi Moreno (CUB)
Bronze   Zhang Wenxiu (CHN)

ScheduleEdit

Qualification Round
Group A Group B
28.08.2007 – 10:00h 28.08.2007 – 11:35h
Final Round
30.08.2007 – 19:30h

AbbreviationsEdit

  • 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

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 2007 World Athletics Championships
World Record   Tatyana Lysenko (RUS) 77.80 m August 15, 2006   Tallinn, Estonia
Event Record   Mihaela Melinte (ROM) 75.20 m August 24, 1999   Seville, Spain
Season Best   Tatyana Lysenko (RUS) 77.30 m April 22, 2007   Bogatyr Adler, Russia

QualificationEdit

Group AEdit

Rank Overall Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3
1 1   Ivana Brkljačić (CRO) 74.69 74.69 m Q
2 3   Betty Heidler (GER) X 72.27 72.27 m Q
3 8   Manuela Montebrun (FRA) 69.02 69.77 69.40 69.77 m q
4 10   Arasay Thondike (CUB) 69.14 68.39 X 69.14 m q
5 11   Gulfiya Khanafeyeva (RUS) 65.91 X 68.65 68.65 m q
6 13   Martina Danišová (SVK) X 67.13 68.15 68.15 m  
7 14   Cecilia Nilsson (SWE) 68.09 67.01 64.30 68.09 m  
8 18   Alexandra Papayeoryiou (GRE) 66.88 X X 66.88 m  
9 19   Yelena Priyma (RUS) X 61.79 66.84 66.84 m  
10 23   Sviatlana Sudak-Torun (TUR) 65.65 65.22 X 65.65 m  
11 25   Jennifer Dahlgren (ARG) 65.64 X X 65.64 m  
12 30   Berta Castells (ESP) 63.32 X 60.93 63.32 m  
13 31   Liu Yinghui (CHN) X 62.83 62.62 62.83 m  
14 32   Masumi Aya (JPN) 61.55 62.68 59.43 62.68 m  
15 33   Mihaela Melinte (ROM) X X 62.40 62.40 m  
16 34   Vânia Silva (POR) X 56.28 61.81 61.81 m  
17 36   Katalin Divós (HUN) 57.22 59.45 58.61 59.45 m  
18 38   Brittany Riley (USA) X X 55.72 55.72 m  
  Susanne Keil (GER) X X X NM  
  Aksana Miankova (BLR) X X X NM  

Group BEdit

Rank Overall Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3
1 2   Yipsi Moreno (CUB) 72.87 72.87 m Q / SB
2 4   Zhang Wenxiu (CHN) X 71.31 71.31 m Q
3 5   Eileen O'Keeffe (IRL) 71.07 71.07 m Q
4 6   Yelena Konevtseva (RUS) 70.29 70.65 70.65 m q
5 7   Kamila Skolimowska (POL) 66.57 69.57 70.18 70.18 m q
6 9   Clarissa Claretti (ITA) X X 69.53 69.53 m q
7 12   Yunaika Crawford (CUB) 65.64 66.80 68.55 68.55 m q
8 15   Jessica Cosby (USA) 63.44 67.90 66.36 67.90 m
9 16   Merja Korpela (FIN) 67.87 65.89 X 67.87 m
10 17   Stéphanie Falzon (FRA) 66.37 66.82 67.19 67.19 m
11 20   Amélie Perrin (FRA) X 66.67 66.51 66.67 m
12 21   Lenka Ledvinová (CZE) 66.57 63.22 65.71 66.57 m
13 22   Olga Kuzenkova (RUS) 66.56 X 65.09 66.56 m
14 24   Mona Holm (NOR) X 63.16 65.65 65.65 m
15 26   Kristal Yush (USA) 61.74 64.24 64.63 64.63 m
16 27   Bianca Perie (ROM) 64.18 60.09 62.10 64.18 m
17 28   Kathrin Klaas (GER) X X 64.00 64.00 m
18 29   Nataliya Zolotukhina (UKR) 61.27 63.64 62.58 63.64 m
19 35   Rosa Rodríguez (VEN) 58.43 61.77 61.56 61.77 m
20 37   Hao Shuai (CHN) X 59.09 X 59.09 m

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3 4 5 6
    Betty Heidler (GER) X 74.76 X 73.73 71.31 73.10 74.76 m
    Yipsi Moreno (CUB) 72.84 X X 74.33 70.87 74.74 74.74 m
    Zhang Wenxiu (CHN) X 73.11 X 74.21 74.39 X 74.39 m
4   Kamila Skolimowska (POL) 73.75 70.54 65.69 70.78 70.06 70.77 73.75 m
5   Yelena Konevtseva (RUS) 72.45 70.11 X X 70.35 68.90 72.45 m
6   Eileen O'Keeffe (IRL) 70.93 64.27 69.06 66.90 69.21 69.38 70.93 m
7   Clarissa Claretti (ITA) X 70.25 70.73 67.56 70.74 X 70.74 m
8   Manuela Montebrun (FRA) 69.77 70.36 67.42 69.16 66.41 69.92 70.36 m
9   Arasay Thondike (CUB) 65.84 70.20 67.65 70.20 m
10   Gulfiya Khanafeyeva (RUS) 67.79 X 69.08 69.08 m
11   Ivana Brkljačić (CRO) 68.16 X X 68.16 m
12   Yunaika Crawford (CUB) 67.30 X 67.56 67.56 m

See alsoEdit

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