Adams cruises to another win

22:27, Aug 22 2013

Val Adams has cruised to her 40th consecutive victory with a win in the shot put Diamond League meeting in Stockholm.

Adams' best throw of 20.30m was 1.04m clear of second placed Christina Schwanitz from Germany, with American Michelle Carter another 0.70m further back in third.

The win extends the world champion's lead in the Diamond League. She now sits on 16 points, with Schwanitz on 12 and Carter on six.


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