World Athletics Championships: Anu Rani excels in javelin throw, made it to the finals for the second time

Pankaj Prasad
Annu Rani
Annu Rani

In the final match of Javelin Throw, Anu Rani will clash with the last 12 on July 22.

India's female athlete Anu Rani has created history in the World Athletics Championships 2022. Anu Rani has made it to the finals for the second time in the javelin throw competition. He entered the finals in the qualification round of Group B by throwing 59.60m javelin.

Anu Rani will clash with the last 12

In the final match of Javelin Throw, Anu Rani will clash with the last 12 on July 22. In which Anu Rani, who is ranked 16th in the world ranking, has a competition with the world number one players. Anu Rani's personal best performance is 63.82 meters. While the session has also been 63.82.

Anu Rani did not start well

Anu Rani did not start well. Anu Rani threw a foul in the first attempt. However, after that he made a spectacular comeback and threw 55.35 meters in the second attempt. After that in the third attempt, he gave his best and threw 59.60 meters. The best throw in Group B went to Japan's Javelin thrower Haruka KITAGUCHI. He threw a record 64.32 meters in the very first attempt.

In 2019 also Anu Rani had qualified for the final

Anu Rani had earlier made it to the final in the javelin throw event of the World Athletics Championships in 2019. In the World Athletics Championships held in Doha, Anu Rani finished eighth in the final with a throw of 61.12m. Prior to that, in 2017 also she participated in the World Athletics Championships, but at that time had missed out on a place in the final. She was ranked 10th in the qualification group at that time.