2010 IAAF World Indoor Championships – Men's shot put

The men's shot put at the 2010 IAAF World Indoor Championships was held at the ASPIRE Dome on 12 and 13 March.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Christian Cantwell
  United States
Ralf Bartels
  Germany
Dylan Armstrong
  Canada

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 2010 IAAF World Indoor Championships
World record   Randy Barnes (USA) 22.66 Los Angeles, United States 20 January 1989
Championship record   Ulf Timmermann (GDR) 22.24 Indianapolis, United States 7 March 1987
World Leading   Christian Cantwell (USA) 21.95 New York City, United States 29 January 2010
African record   Janus Robberts (RSA) 21.47 Norman, United States 1 December 2001
Asian record   Khalid Habash Al-Suwaidi (QAT) 20.09 Schio, Italy 11 February 2006
European record   Ulf Timmermann (GDR) 22.55 Senftenberg, East Germany 11 February 1989
North and Central American
and Caribbean record
  Randy Barnes (USA) 22.66 Los Angeles, United States 20 January 1989
Oceanian Record   Scott Martin (AUS) 20.83 Valencia, Spain 7 March 2008
South American record   Gert Weil (CHI) 20.15 Leverkusen, West Germany 31 January 1985

Qualification standardsEdit

Indoor
20.00 m

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Round
March 12, 2010 9:20 Qualification, Group A
March 12, 2010 10:30 Qualification, Group B
March 13, 2010 16:20 Final

ResultsEdit

QualificationEdit

Qualification: Qualifying Performance 20.30 (Q) or at least 8 best performers (q) advance to the final.

Rank Group Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 Result Notes
1 A Ralf Bartels   Germany 20.22 20.91 20.91 Q
2 B Christian Cantwell   United States 20.72 20.72 Q
3 B Scott Martin   Australia 19.51 20.21 20.61 20.61 Q, SB
4 A Dylan Armstrong   Canada 20.08 20.50 20.50 Q
5 B David Storl   Germany x 18.33 20.49 20.49 Q
6 B Carl Myerscough   Great Britain 18.79 x 20.44 20.44 Q, SB
DQ B Pavel Lyzhyn   Belarus 20.42 20.42 Q[1]
7 B Tomasz Majewski   Poland 20.27 x 20.38 20.38 Q
DQ A Andrei Mikhnevich   Belarus 20.34 20.34 Q[1]
8 A Cory Martin   United States 19.32 x 20.23 20.23
9 B Asmir Kolašinac   Serbia x 20.03 20.10 20.10
10 A Jan Marcell   Czech Republic x x 20.04 20.04
11 A Māris Urtāns   Latvia 18.95 x 19.97 19.97
12 A Maksim Sidorov   Russia 18.10 19.88 x 19.88
13 A Miran Vodovnik   Slovenia 19.59 x 19.82 19.82 SB
14 A Mihail Stamatoyiannis   Greece 19.07 x 19.51 19.51
15 B Lajos Kürthy   Hungary 19.43 x 19.26 19.43
16 B Sultan Al-Hebshi   Saudi Arabia 17.98 18.58 18.67 18.67
17 A Zhang Jun   China 18.51 x x 18.51
18 B Yasser Ibrahim Farag   Egypt 18.06 x 17.75 18.06 SB
B Marco Fortes   Portugal x x x NM

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Result Notes
  Christian Cantwell   United States 21.60 x 21.07 21.13 21.14 21.83 21.83
DQ Andrei Mikhnevich   Belarus 20.81 21.20 21.49 21.10 21.68 21.45 21.68 [1]
  Ralf Bartels   Germany 20.43 21.44 21.04 20.76 20.35 20.93 21.44 PB
  Dylan Armstrong   Canada 21.12 20.62 20.92 x 21.39 x 21.39 NR
4 Tomasz Majewski   Poland 21.20 x 20.46 x 20.84 20.98 21.20 NR
DQ Pavel Lyzhyn   Belarus x 19.77 20.03 20.67 x x 20.67 [1]
5 David Storl   Germany x x 20.20 19.97 20.40 x 20.40
6 Scott Martin   Australia x x 19.36 19.76 x x 19.76
7 Carl Myerscough   Great Britain x 18.50 x 18.66 x x 18.66

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d Disqualified retroactively for positive drug test.