World Championships: Poland`s Pawel​ Fajdek retains world hammer title

World Championships: Poland`s Pawel​ Fajdek retains world hammer title

Poland`s Pawel Fajdek retained the men`s hammer throw title at the world championships in Beijing on Sunday.

Fadjek, who came into the competition on the back of 15 successive victories, managed a best of 80.88 metres for gold at the Bird`s Nest stadium.

Tajikstan`s Dilshod Nazarov claimed silver with 78.55m, narrowly edging Poland`s Wojciech Nowicki (78.55) into the bronze by the finest of margins.

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