Watch: Shot putter Tom Walsh dominates Timaru Super Shot with massive throws to delight of home crowd




Shot putter Tom Walsh has produced a record throw to win the Timaru Super Shot event in his home town.

Walsh won the event with a whopping 22.06m throw.
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The world outdoor and indoor champion hit 22.06 metres with his second attempt today to extend his own New Zealand residents mark.

Walsh, whose personal best is 22.31m, prevailed in a six-strong field that included Commonwealth champion O'Dayne Richards of Jamaica and two-time world indoor champion Ryan Whiting of the United States.

The event was the first in a three-meet series, which continues on Friday with The Big Shot in Christchurch.

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