Abakumova sets Russian Javelin throw record
03.08.2008
Mariya Abakumova set a Russian and European U23 record in the women’s Javelin throw achieving 67.25m at the Irkutsk Athletes Memorial held in Russian city of Irkutsk. She bettered the record of Tatyana Shikolenko by 5cm. Abakumova’s result is the World third best mark behind Barbora Spotakova’s 69.15m and Christina Obergfoll’s 67.72m.