Kanter to compete in Solletuna

The reigning Olympic Champion Gerd Kanter (EST   ) competes today at the Solletuna Grand Prix 2011. His season´s best is 67.49 which puts him #3 in the season´s top list this year. His lifetime best is 73.38m (all-time #3) thrown in Helsingborg (Sweden) in 2006.

His main rivals are Märt Israel (EST   ) who threw his new lifetime best of 66.98m earlier this season. And of course the crowd´s favorite thrower Niklas Arrhenius (SWE   ) who also threw his personal best this year, with 65.80m.

Men´s discus competition starts at 18:25 (GMT +2.00 hours).