Malachowski threw far in Kraków

Samsung Athletic Cup Kraków 2011- Sunday, 12 June

Piotr Malachowski (POL ) , the reigning European Champion with a lifetime best 69.83m, threw 67.97m which is a massive season´s best for him. His season started unauspiciously with several competitions less than 65 meters, but he managed to throw 65.95m at the Samsung Diamond League in Eugene... which was - until now - his season´s best effort.

He showed his readiness to throw far this year with three throws farther than 66 meters.

Second place went to Przemyslaw Czajkowski (POL ) with 63.07m and third was Sergiu Ursu (ROM ) with his season´s best of 62.66m.

In the men´s shot put, Tomasz Majewski (POL ) won with 21.00m, Pavel Lyzhyn (BLR ) was second with 19.52m.