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2007 World Championships in Athletics – Women's javelin throw

The Women's Javelin Throw event at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics took place on August 29, 2007 (qualification) and August 31, 2007 (final) at the Nagai Stadium in Osaka, Japan. The qualification mark was set at 61.00 metres.

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MedalistsEdit

Gold   Barbora Špotáková (CZE)
Silver   Christina Obergföll (GER)
Bronze   Steffi Nerius (GER)

ScheduleEdit

Qualification Round
Group A Group B
29.08.2007 – 10:00h 29.08.2007 – 11:25h
Final Round
31.08.2007 – 20:40h

AbbreviationsEdit

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 2005 World Athletics Championships
World Record   Osleidys Menéndez (CUB) 71.70 m August 14, 2005   Helsinki, Finland
Event Record   Osleidys Menéndez (CUB) 71.70 m August 14, 2005   Helsinki, Finland
Season Best   Christina Obergföll (GER) 70.20 m June 23, 2007   Munich, Germany

QualificationEdit

Group AEdit

Rank Overall Athlete Throws Result Note
1 2 3
1 1   Nikola Brejchová (CZE) 64.29 64.29 m SB
2 8   Barbara Madejczyk (POL) 60.09 60.86 57.87 60.86 m
3 9   Christina Obergföll (GER) 59.92 60.77 60.49 60.77 m
4 11   Sonia Bisset (CUB) 60.25 X 59.02 60.25 m
5 13   Taina Kolkkala (FIN) 58.61 59.52 59.47 59.52 m SB
6 14   Zahra Bani (ITA) 59.02 57.74 57.71 59.02 m  
7 16   Lada Chernova (RUS) 58.12 55.72 56.93 58.12 m  
8 17   Mariya Yakovenko (RUS) 55.96 57.09 57.51 57.51 m  
9 18   Goldie Sayers (GBR) 55.40 54.78 57.23 57.23 m  
10 21   Monica Stoian (ROM) 56.84 55.68 55.22 56.84 m  
11 22   Alessandra Resende (BRA) 56.42 56.07 56.38 56.42 m  
12 23   Buoban Pamang (THA) 56.28 55.19 55.21 56.28 m  
13 25   Indrė Jakubaitytė (LTU) 51.84 56.16 X 56.16 m  
14 26   Dana Pounds (USA) 50.43 55.00 53.02 55.00 m  
15 29   Dalila Rugama (NCA) 53.22 X 49.05 53.22 m  
16 30   Serafina Akeli (SAM) 47.91 X 50.29 50.29 m SB
17 31   Emika Yoshida (JPN) 47.49 49.13 49.70 49.70 m  

Group BEdit

Rank Overall Athlete Throws Result Note
1 2 3
1 2   Barbora Špotáková (CZE) 63.77 63.77 m SB
2 3   Paula Tarvainen (FIN) 63.58 63.58 m SB
3 4   Linda Stahl (GER) 62.80 62.80 m PB
4 5   Savva Lika (GRE) 57.39 57.91 62.38 62.38 m SB
5 6   Steffi Nerius (GER) 60.94 61.89 61.89 m
6 7   Olha Ivankova (UKR) X 61.68 61.68 m PB
7 10   Mariya Abakumova (RUS) 60.55 58.79 59.19 60.55 m
8 12   Felicia Ţilea-Moldovan (ROM) 51.70 60.07 X 60.07 m
9 15   Sílvia Cruz (POR) 54.81 56.62 58.53 58.53 m  
10 19   Alexandra Nasta-Tsisiou (CYP) 57.17 X 54.49 57.17 m SB
11 20   Lavern Eve (BAH) X 55.02 56.87 56.87 m  
12 24   Urszula Jasinska (POL) 54.70 56.20 53.68 56.20 m  
13 27   Mercedes Chilla (ESP) 51.63 X 53.64 53.64 m  
14 28   Chang Chunfeng (CHN) 51.67 X 53.41 53.41 m  
15 32   Rumyana Karapetrova (BUL) 48.50 X 47.68 48.50 m  
  Lindy Leveau-Agricole (SEY) X X X NM  

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3 4 5 6
    Barbora Špotáková (CZE) 66.40 60.30 67.07 64.28 63.56 64.61 67.07 m NR
    Christina Obergföll (GER) 64.01 65.26 60.90 61.87 61.12 66.46 66.46 m  
    Steffi Nerius (GER) 59.89 59.75 59.96 64.42 62.38 X 64.42 m  
4   Nikola Brejchová (CZE) 60.25 61.93 63.73 62.44 X X 63.73 m  
5   Savva Lika (GRE) 59.07 59.24 61.72 58.68 59.90 63.13 63.13 m PB
6   Sonia Bisset (CUB) 57.77 56.38 61.74 X X 53.18 61.74 m  
7   Mariya Abakumova (RUS) 61.43 59.91 X X X 60.74 61.43 m  
8   Linda Stahl (GER) 60.10 58.28 58.38 61.03 X 59.75 61.03 m  
9   Barbara Madejczyk (POL) 58.37 58.31 57.32 58.37 m  
10   Olha Ivankova (UKR) 57.56 56.88 57.87 57.87 m  
11   Felicia Ţilea-Moldovan (ROM) 54.76 55.71 X 55.71 m  
12   Paula Tarvainen (FIN) 53.50 X 50.04 53.50 m  

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