Rio Olympics: Sandra Perkovic of Croatia defends title in discus throw

Former politician Sandra Perkovic of Croatia won gold in the discus throw on Tuesday morning. After two fouls, Perkovic managed to launch her farthest toss on her third attempt. With a throw of 69.21m, she beat the field by two centimeters. In 2015, Perkovic was a member of the Croatian Parliament and at 26 years of age now she can add “gold medalist” to her resume. ...
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15 days ago

Sandra Perkovic defends her Olympic discus gold medal

Sandra Perkovic overcame a frustrating start to win her second consecutive Olympic womens discus throw gold medal.
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15 days ago

Sandra Perkovic defends her Olympic discus throw title

Gold: Sandra Perkovic (Croatia) Silver: Melina Robert-Michon (France) Bronze: Denia Caballero (Cuba) Croatias Sandra Perkovic won her second consecutive Olympic womens discus throw gold medal Tuesday morning. Perkovic jumped up and down in frustration when her first two attempts went into the protective netting. But her third attempt travelled 69.21m (227 feet), and it stood as the...
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15 days ago

Perkovic nearly takes out member of production crew

Sandra Perkovic, the reigning Olympic champion in discus, nearly took a member of the sound crew after one of her throws veered to the side.
Via CSN Chicago
16 days ago

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