Pars beat Murofushi in Kawasaki

Krisztián Pars from Hungary won in Athletics Grand Prix in Kawasaki. He threw his second best this year, with 79.47 he is placed 2nd in the World top list 2011. This was also his 7th competition in 2011.

His main competitor in Kawasaki,  Olympic Champion, Japanese hammer throwing legend Koji Murofushi started his season with 78.10 and placed second after Pars. It was a good start for Murofushi who also got the doctor degree in biomechanics.  Last time he started his season with a better result was in 2008.

Krisztián Pars in 2011:

  • 76.50   Potchefstroom    26 Jan

  • 76.91   Szombathely    12 Feb

  • 76.79  Szombathely    26 Feb

  • 78.93   NC-wSzombathely    6 Mar

  • 79.84   SB ECp-wSofia    19 Mar

  • 77.95   Fukuroi    3 May

  • 79.47   SuperKawasaki    8 May


Results

Sunday 08.05.2011

Athletics Grand Prix in Kawasaki, Japan, the third leg of the world challenge series:

  • 1. Krisztian Pars (HUN) 79.47

  • 2. Koji Murofushi (JPN) 78.10

  • 3. Dilshod Nazarov (TJK) 76.52

  • 4. Igors Sokolovs (LAT) 75.28

  • 5. Olli-Pekka Karjalainen (FIN) 75.14

  • 6. Anatoly Pozdnyakov (RUS) 73.64

  • 7. Andras Haklits (CRO) 69.82