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Primoz Kozmus of Slovenia achieves his season's best distance of 82.02m in the second round to secure the gold medal. Competitors have six rounds to throw the hammer. Devyatovskiy takes the lead in round two with a toss of 81.61m, but cannot best Kozmus's subsequent distance and takes home the silver. Belarus also wins the bronze medal. Athletics Hammer Throw Men Final - Beijing 2008 - Primoz Kozmus (SLO), Vadim Devyatovskiy (BEL), Ivan Tsikhan (BEL)