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Danniel Thomas-Dodd (née Thomas, born 11 November 1992) is a Jamaican athlete whose specialty is the shot put.[4] She finished 4th in the shot put finals at London's 2017 World Championships in Athletics and the following year she won silver at the Indoor World Championships. In addition, she finished fifth at the 2015 Pan American Games.

Danniel Thomas-Dodd
Personal information
Born (1992-11-11) 11 November 1992 (age 26)
Westmoreland, Jamaica[1]
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)[2]
Weight89 kg (196 lb)
SportTrack and field
Event(s)Shot put, discus throw
College teamKent State University[3]

She has a personal best and the Jamaican national record in the shot put of 19.36 metres outdoors (Gold Coast, Australia 2018), set while winning the 2018 Commonwealth Games for Jamaica and 19.22 metres indoors (Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, England). She also has a personal discus best of 59.38 metres set in Akron in 2014.

Competition recordEdit


  1. ^ Kent State profile
  2. ^ 2014 CWG profile
  3. ^ 2015 PanAm Games profile
  4. ^ "Danniel Thomas". IAAF. 26 August 2015. Retrieved 26 August 2015.

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