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Javelin throwers aim for the distance at Tokyo Olympics

Ben Stansall, AFP

Posted at Aug 06 2021 10:21 PM

Javelin throwers aim for the distance at Tokyo Olympics

Australia's Kathryn Mitchell competes in the women's javelin throw final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo on Friday. Mitchell placed sixth in the competition, three spots behind fellow Australian Kelsey Lee-barber, as China’s Liu Shiying took home gold with an opening throw of 66.34.