Špotáková wins javelin at Diamond League meeting in Rome

11-06-2010

The Czech athlete Barbora Špotáková came first in the women’s javelin at a Diamond League meeting in Rome on Thursday. Špotáková, who holds the world record in the discipline, finished some way in front with a throw of 68.66 metres. It was the Olympic champion’s second longest throw this season and the fifth best of her career.