Walcott becomes the youngest ever winner of the Olympic javelin title

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    If you would have asked someone to predict the winner of the Olympic javelin title most would have answered Thorkildsen, Veselý or Pitkamäki. If you would have put cash on 19-yrs old Keshorn Walcott then you´d be a millionaire now.

    The world junior champion entered the final to get experience and never thought of going home as a champion. He launched a new Trinidad record 84.58 in second round, just 11cm shy of the world junior record.

    In the end it was a throw that got him the brightest…

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