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Caribbean sweep

Walcott celebrates historic 1-2-3

Kwame Laurence :: Trinidad Express :: 11.08.2019

Keshorn Walcott celebrated an unprecedented Caribbean men's javelin medal sweep on the penultimate day of the 2019 Pan American Games here in Lima, Peru, on Saturday.

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Walcott threw 83.55 metres to pick up silver, the Trinidad and Tobago athlete surrendering his title to Anderson Peters, the Grenadian landing the spear 87.31m to establish a new Games record. And with St Lucia's Albert Reynolds claiming bronze with a personal best 82.19m, a new chapter of history was written.


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MORE PRECIOUS METAL: Trinidad and Tobago's Keshorn Walcott shows off his silver medal on the podium of the Men's Javelin final during the 2019 Pan Am Games in Lima, Peru, on Saturday. --Photo: AFP

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