Vasiļevskis and Sirmais to compete in Tartu

Latvian javelin record holder Vadims Vasiļevskis  (90.73 m) and the world junior record holder Zigismunds Sirmais (84.47 m) , also Latvian,  will compete tomorrow in Tartu.

Men´s javelin startlist also include the Estonian record holder and the former World Champion (2005)  Andrus Värnik (87.83 m), Estonian leader in the past few years Mihkel Kukk (81.77 m),  Olympic silver medallist Ainars Kovals (86.64 m) and the Finnish hope Antti Ruuskanen (87.33 m).

Zigismunds Sirmais is considered to be the most talented javelin throwers in these days. Recently he threw a massive 84.47 m and took over the World junior record from the 2-time Olympic champion Andreas Thorkildsen. It would definitely be interesting to see how he competes in such a strong field. His seasons best 84.47 m is the strongest of the competition.

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