Gerd Kanter Estonia

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

06 May 1979

Height

1.96m

Weight

127kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
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All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
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Top Performances

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ATHLETICS
Germany's Robert Harting

Okoye bows out as Harting wins discus gold

Germany's Robert Harting throws 68.27m to add the Olympic discus gold to his world title after a thrilling final.

8 Aug 12

Robert Harting German Harting wins discus gold

Germany's Robert Harting beats Iran's Ehsan Hadadi and adds the Olympic discus title to his world crown.

James stuns Merritt to take gold

Men's 400m

30 Aug 11

Teenager Kirani James wins the 400m gold at the World Athletics Championships, David Rudisha claims the 800m and Fabiana Murer wins the pole vault.

Kanter wins Olympic men's discus

Estonia

19 Aug 08

World champion Gerd Kanter wins the Olympic men's discus by a metre from Piotr Malachowski.

Results for Gerd Kanter

Date Event Rank Mark
7 Aug Men's Discus Throw Final 3 bronze 68.03 m
6 Aug Men's Discus Throw Qualification, Group 2 1 66.39 m

Head to Head

Gerd Kanter vs Abdul Buhari

Gerd Kanter

Gerd Kanter Estonia flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (m)

68.03 Men's Discus Throw

Height

1.96m (6'5")

Weight

127kg

Age

36

Abdul Buhari

Abdul Buhari Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (m)

60.08 Men's Discus Throw

Height

1.92m (6'4")

Weight

125kg

Age

33

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