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First Throw Leads to Gold For Brown Trafton

In September 2016, Yarelys BARRIOS of Cuba, competing in the Athletics Women's Discus Throw event, in which she ranked 2nd and for which she was awarded the silver medal, has been disqualified from the Games of the XXIX Olympiad.

Stephanie Brown Trafton of the USA throws her first discus and claims the gold medal. In the drizzle of the outdoor stadium, Brown Trafton's fantastic first throw sails 64.74m. Olena Antonova of Ukraine claims the bronze with a distance of 62.59m. Athletics Discus Women Final - Stephanie Brown Trafton (USA), Olena Antonova (UKR)

ANTONOVA, Olena, Athletics, Beijing 2008, BROWN TRAFTON, Stephanie, discus throw, United States of America, Women,

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