The reigning Olympic Champion Gerd Kanter won the meet held in Sollentuna. He threw one of his best series this year ending up with 67.27m (66.85m; 64.02m; 64.41m; 67.27m; 66.09m; 62.48m).
Benn Harradine was second with 64.26m, Niklas Arrhenius followed him with 64.21m.
The Egyptian record holder Omar El Ghazaly threw his season´s best 62.05m. The reigning African Champion was sixth today, ahead of Märt Israel who ended up with 61.79m. Last year Israel finished 4th at the World Championships in Daegu.
Sollentuna GP, Folksam Grand Prix, Sollentunavallen
1 Gerd Kanter EST 67.27m
66.85m; 64.02m; 64.41m; 67.27m; 66.09m; 62.48m
2 Benn Harradine AUS 64.26m
3 Niklas Arrhenius SWE 64.21m
4 Leif Arrhenius SWE 62.78m SB
5 Oleksiy Semenov UKR 62.06m
6 Omar El-Ghazaly EGY 62.05m SB
7 MÃrt Israel EST 61.79m
8 Russ Winger USA 61.27m
9 Gaute Myklebust NOR 58.63m
10 Daniel Stahl SWE 57.32m
11 Priidu Niit EST 56.93m
Ulf Ankarling SWE NM