Michael Cohan

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Sports news:Michael Kohan brought Ukraine first gold at the World Junior Championships in athletics.

Ukrainian hammer thrower Michael Kohan won the gold medal of the Junior world championship in athletics, held in Nairobi (Kenya), reports the website of the competition.

Our 16-year-old compatriot in the shot put, hammer throw 5 kg showed the best attempt of all athletes 82,31 m.

Silver award on account of the representative of India, Damnit sing – 74,2, “bronze” in the assets of the German Raphael Winkelvoss – 71,78 M.

Note that another Ukrainian, Bohdan shake not managed to get into the top eight, finishing in 13th place with a score of 64.07 m.

Note that in the first two competition days of the “yellow-blue” remained without medals.

Let’s add that this gold medal was only the 6th won in the history of Ukraine at the Junior world Cup .