In the cage Dani Samuels of Australia on her way to throwing a lifetime best of 65.44m to secure the World Championships title (Getty Images)
In the cage Dani Samuels of Australia on her way to throwing a lifetime best of 65.44m to secure the World Championships title (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Australia Australia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 26 MAY 1988
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Shot Put 17.05 Sydney 02 MAR 2014
Discus Throw 67.99 Wiesbaden 10 MAY 2014
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
Shot Put Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 17.05 Sydney 02 MAR
2013 16.82 Sydney 03 MAR
2012 16.65 Melbourne (Albert Park) 13 APR
2009 16.30 Brisbane 19 MAR
2008 16.30 Sydney 16 FEB
2007 16.19 Hobart 11 FEB
2006 15.98 Sydney 02 FEB
2005 15.53 Marrakech 16 JUL
2004 15.50 Bendigo 02 DEC
2003 13.83 Sydney 23 MAR
2002 13.93 Hobart 07 DEC
Discus Throw Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 67.99 Wiesbaden 10 MAY
2013 64.46 Sydney (SOPAC) 09 MAR
2012 63.97 London 03 AUG
2011 62.33 Birmingham 10 JUL
2010 65.84 Sydney 27 FEB
2009 65.44 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 21 AUG
2008 62.95 Brisbane 01 MAR
2007 60.47 Bangkok 12 AUG
2006 60.63 Beijing (Chaoyang Sport Center) 20 AUG
2005 58.52 Brisbane 26 NOV
2004 52.21 Sydney 20 NOV
2003 47.29 Sydney 06 DEC
Honours - Shot Put
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
11th IAAF World Junior Championships 7 15.71 Beijing (Chaoyang Sport Center) 15 AUG 2006
4th IAAF World Youth Championships 3 15.53 Marrakech 16 JUL 2005
3rd IAAF World Youth Championships 13q2 11.59 Sherbrooke 12 JUL 2003
Honours - Discus Throw
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF Continental Cup 2014 2 64.39 Marrakech (Le Grande Stade) 13 SEP 2014
14th IAAF World Championships 10 62.42 Moskva (Luzhniki) 11 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 11 60.40 London 04 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 10 59.14 Daegu 28 AUG 2011
IAAF/VTB Bank Continental Cup 2010 4 61.34 Split 04 SEP 2010
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 5 59.94 Thessaloníki 13 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 1 65.44 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 21 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games 9 60.15 Beijing (National Stadium) 18 AUG 2008
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6q1 60.44 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007
10th IAAF World Cup 6 59.68 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 16 SEP 2006
11th IAAF World Junior Championships 1 60.63 Beijing (Chaoyang Sport Center) 20 AUG 2006
4th IAAF World Youth Championships 1 54.09 Marrakech 14 JUL 2005