Lijiao GONG

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    PR of China PR of China
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    24 JAN 1989
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    14266426
Gong Lijiao celebrates her second straight shot put victory at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 (Getty Images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Women's Overall Ranking 22 1421
Women's Shot Put 1 1421

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Women's Overall Ranking 16 for 1 week
Women's Shot Put 1 for 41 weeks
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 20.43 Halle (GER) 21 MAY 2016 1234
Javelin Throw 53.94 Cangzou (CHN) 16 JUN 2007 966

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 19.93 Chengdu (CHN) 19 MAR 2011 1203

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 20.31 Zürich (SUI) 29 AUG 2019 1227

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Shot Put 19.14 Hangzhou (CHN) 20 MAR 2019 1154

Outdoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2019 20.31 Zürich (SUI) 29 AUG 2019
2018 20.38 Guiyang (CHN) 17 JUN 2018
2017 20.11 Böhmenkirch (GER) 28 JUL 2017
2016 20.43 Halle (GER) 21 MAY 2016
2015 20.34 Gotha (GER) 19 JUL 2015
2014 19.65 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 03 JUL 2014
2013 20.12 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 31 MAY 2013
2012 20.22 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 06 AUG 2012
2011 20.11 Nanchang (CHN) 16 JUL 2011
2010 20.13 Poljud Stadion, Split (CRO) 05 SEP 2010
2009 20.35 Jinan (CHN) 21 OCT 2009
2008 19.46 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 16 AUG 2008
2007 19.13 Shijiazhuang (CHN) 04 AUG 2007
2006 17.92 Shijiazhuang (CHN) 06 AUG 2006

Outdoor

Javelin Throw

Performance Place Date
2007 53.94 Cangzou (CHN) 16 JUN 2007

Indoor

Shot Put

Performance Place Date
2018/19 19.14 Hangzhou (CHN) 20 MAR 2019
2017/18 19.08 Birmingham (GBR) 02 MAR 2018
2016/17 18.95 Neubrandenburg (GER) 14 JAN 2017
2015/16 19.37 Beijing (CHN) 28 JAN 2016
2013/14 19.24 Ergo Arena, Sopot (POL) 08 MAR 2014
2012/13 19.88 Beijing (CHN) 29 MAR 2013
2010/11 19.93 Chengdu (CHN) 19 MAR 2011
2009/10 18.87 Aspire Dome, Doha (QAT) 13 MAR 2010
2008/09 19.24 Beijing (CHN) 15 MAR 2009
2007/08 18.12 Doha (QAT) 14 FEB 2008
2006/07 19.07 Shanghai (CHN) 16 MAR 2007
2005/06 16.82 Beijing (CHN) 25 FEB 2006
2004/05 15.41 Tianjin (CHN) 02 MAR 2005

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. Shot Put 20.22 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 06 AUG 2012
3. Shot Put 19.20 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 16 AUG 2008
4. Shot Put 19.39 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 12 AUG 2016

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.55 Khalifa International Stadium, Doha (QAT) 03 OCT 2019
1. Shot Put 19.94 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 09 AUG 2017
2. Shot Put 20.30 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 22 AUG 2015
3. Shot Put 19.95 Luzhniki, Moskva (RUS) 12 AUG 2013
3. Shot Put 19.97 DS, Daegu (KOR) 29 AUG 2011
3. Shot Put 19.89 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 16 AUG 2009
6. Shot Put 18.66 Nagai Stadium, Osaka (JPN) 26 AUG 2007

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. Shot Put 19.08 Birmingham (GBR) 02 MAR 2018
3. Shot Put 19.24 Ergo Arena, Sopot (POL) 08 MAR 2014
6. Shot Put 18.64 Aspire Dome, Doha (QAT) 14 MAR 2010

Honours - World (Continental) Cup

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.63 Ostrava (CZE) 09 SEP 2018
2. Shot Put 20.13 Poljud Stadion, Split (CRO) 05 SEP 2010
3. Shot Put 19.23 Le Grande Stade, Marrakesh (MAR) 14 SEP 2014

Honours - Asian Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.18 Doha (QAT) 21 APR 2019
1. Shot Put 19.04 Guangzhou (CHN) 10 NOV 2009

Honours - Asian Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.06 Incheon (KOR) 27 SEP 2014
1. Shot Put 19.66 Jakarta (INA) 26 AUG 2018
2. Shot Put 19.67 Guangzhou (CHN) 21 NOV 2010

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 20.31 Zürich (SUI) 29 AUG 2019
1. Shot Put 19.83 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 30 AUG 2018
1. Shot Put 19.60 Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 24 AUG 2017
1. Shot Put 19.79 Palo Alto, CA (USA) 30 JUN 2019
1. Shot Put 19.51 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 13 JUN 2019
1. Shot Put 20.31 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 19 JUL 2018
1. Shot Put 19.99 SS, Shanghai (CHN) 12 MAY 2018
1. Shot Put 19.14 Charléty, Paris (FRA) 01 JUL 2017
1. Shot Put 19.56 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 08 JUN 2017
1. Shot Put 19.46 SS, Shanghai (CHN) 13 MAY 2017
1. Shot Put 20.23 SS, Shanghai (CHN) 17 MAY 2015
1. Shot Put 19.94 SS, Shanghai (CHN) 15 MAY 2011

Honours - Asian Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 18.12 Doha (QAT) 14 FEB 2008

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.78 Shenyang (CHN) 09 JUL 2019
1. Shot Put 18.62 Taiyuan (CHN) 17 SEP 2018
1. Shot Put 19.18 Jinan (CHN) 19 MAY 2017
1. Shot Put 18.67 Suzhou (CHN) 12 OCT 2014
1. Shot Put 19.87 Kunshan (CHN) 24 SEP 2012
1. Shot Put 19.52 Jinan (CHN) 07 AUG 2010
1. Shot Put 19.44 Suzhou (CHN) 21 MAY 2009
1. Shot Put 19.38 Shijiazhuang (CHN) 11 OCT 2008
1. Shot Put 19.13 Shijiazhuang (CHN) 04 AUG 2007

Honours - National Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. Shot Put 19.14 Hangzhou (CHN) 20 MAR 2019
1. Shot Put 19.93 Chengdu (CHN) 19 MAR 2011
Results in:

Shot Put

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
02 MAR 2019 Beach Opener, Long Beach, CA USAUSA F F 1. 18.72
14 APR 2019 National Athletics Grand Prix Series, Huangshi CHNCHN E F 1. 18.78
21 APR 2019 Asian Championships, Doha QATQAT GL F 1. 19.18
18 MAY 2019 IAAF Diamond League, SS, Shanghai CHNCHN GW F 2. 19.44
21 MAY 2019 2019 Nanjing World Challenge, Olympic Stadium, Nanjing CHNCHN A F 1. 19.84
31 MAY 2019 National Athletics Grand Prix Series, Luoyang CHNCHN E F 1. 18.93
13 JUN 2019 Bislett Games, Bislett, Oslo NORNOR GW F 1. 19.51
30 JUN 2019 Prefontaine Classic, Palo Alto, CA USAUSA GW F 1. 19.79
09 JUL 2019 Chinese Ch., Shenyang CHNCHN B F 1. 19.78
02 AUG 2019 World Championships Trials, Shenyang CHNCHN F F 1. 19.16
24 AUG 2019 National Athletics Tournament, Daqing CHNCHN F F 1. 19.46
29 AUG 2019 Weltklasse, Zürich SUISUI DF F 1. 20.31
02 OCT 2019 IAAF World Championships in Athletics, Khalifa International Stadium, Doha QATQAT OW Q2 2. 18.96
03 OCT 2019 IAAF World Championships in Athletics, Khalifa International Stadium, Doha QATQAT OW F1 1. 19.55

Shot Put Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
20 MAR 2019 Chinese Ind. Ch., Hangzhou CHNCHN D F 1. 19.14