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Germany's Hussong wins women's javelin at European Championships

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

BERLIN, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Germany's Christin Hussong ensured the women's javelin gold with a throw of 67.90 metres at the European Championships in Berlin's Olympic Stadium on Friday.
The 24-year-old sewed up Germany's third gold medal with her first throw, which was enough to set a new championships record.
The competitors remained far behind as Czech Republic's Nikola Ogrodnikova came on second place with a throw of 61.85 metres and Lithuania's Liveta Jasiunaite took bronze with 61.59 metres ...