Indoor Shotput Worldchampion Tom Walsh!

Tom Walsh has won the World Indoor Championships shot put final, The Kiwi thrower threw 22.13m twice in competition and then he threw his winning throw of 22.31m to set a championship record a record that hasn't been beaten in 31 years, he also achieved a brand new New Zealand record.

it was truly a battle on Saturday in Birmingham England with seven athletes throwing over 21m in the competition, the most ever for an indoor shot put competition so far.

Walsh has a personal bet with his coach Dale Stevenson, and now he will be sporting mutton chop sideburns after losing a wager to New Zealand's Sportsman of the Year. 

Congratulations to Tom Walsh and Dale Stevenson!



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