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Kogelstootster Boekelman meets in Shanghai to WORLDS limit

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Kogelstootster Boekelman meets in Shanghai to WORLDS limit

Melissa Boekelman has Saturday for the world CHAMPIONSHIP of athletics in August in London. The Dutch athlete was struck on the match from the Diamond League in the Chinese Shanghai to 17,83.

That is eight inches past the CUP limit amounts to € 17.75. The multiple Dutch national champion came to her best distance in her third attempt. It gave her the fifth place.

The Chinese Lijiao Gong won with a punch from 18,98. Boekelman was still not near her personal record of 18,36.

The 28-year-old athlete did in march to the european CHAMPIONSHIPS indoor in Belgrade, but she knew not to qualify for the final. Last summer, she was active at the Olympic Games in Rio, but also there beached they the qualifications. They performed well at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in Amsterdam, with the eighth place.

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