The reigning European champion Piotr Malachowski (POL) won at the Ludvik DanÃ©k Memorial which was held in Turnov, Czech Republic. He threw his seasons best of 64.51 m, Malachowski´s previous best of the season was 63.59 m from Doha, Samsung Diamond League meet.
In his first competition this season, the European Championships bronze medallist Robert Fazekas of Hungary grabbed the silver with a decent 64.06 m.
Bronze award was taken by Roland Varga, also Hungarian, with his seasons best performance 63.74 m. This seasons newcomer at the top, Jan Marcell, took 4th with 62.74 m and Olympic silver medallist (2004) Zoltán Kővágó (HUN) was just 5th with 62.55 m. It was his first meet this year.
Weather conditions in Turnov: +26 degrees, sunny, center-tailwind.