The former world champion Reese Hoffa (USA) won at the Samsung Diamond League meet in Eugene. His best performance was 21.65m. Hoffa continues as the world leader with his season´s best throw of 21.87m achieved in Hengelo.
The competition was dense. Dylan Armstrong (CAN) was second with 21.60m and Christian Cantwell (USA) third with 21.59m. They were followed by Andrey Mikhnevich (21.17m), Tomasz Majewski (21.14m) and Ryan Whiting (21.11m).