Tomasz Majewski

Majewski retains shot put title

Defending champion Tomasz Majewski retains his men's shot put title with a season's best throw of 21.89m at the London 2012 Olympics.

3 Aug 12

Shot put champion Tomasz Majewski Majewski retains shot put title

Poland

3 Aug 12

Poland's Tomasz Majewski becomes the first man in almost 60 years to retain the Olympic shot put title.

Carl Myerscough GB's Myerscough out of shot put

Team GB

3 Aug 12

Britain's Carl Myerscough is out of the shot put competition after finishing 29th in the qualifying round on Friday.

Carl Myerscough Shot putter's Olympic ferry dash

Team GB

2 Jul 12

Carl Myerscough takes a ferry to a little-known meeting in Estonia in a last-ditch bid at Olympic qualification in the shot put.

More Men's Shot Put stories (2)

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Majewski POL Watch: Medal moment 21.89 m SB
2 Storl GER 21.86 m
3 Hoffa USA 21.23 m
View full results for Men's Shot Put

Head to Head

Carl Myerscough vs Dylan Armstrong

Carl Myerscough

Carl Myerscough Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (m)

18.95 Men's Shot Put

Height

2.08m (6'10")

Weight

160kg

Age

34

Dylan Armstrong

Dylan Armstrong Canada flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (m)

20.93 Men's Shot Put

Height

1.93m (6'4")

Weight

139kg

Age

33

View the London 2012 medallist table