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Barcelona 2012 - Flash Interviews - Women's Shot Put Final
WinnerShanice CRAFT, GER
"I am very happy that I beat the specialists of this discipline. Last week I suffered from a cold and I could not train. That is why I am really very surprised about the result. Throwing over 17metres is huge for me. My German fans supported me. I need people to push me."
Second - Yang GAO, CHN
"My aim was to achieve the 17 metres mark. To be honest, I was hoping for the gold medal but however I am happy with 2nd place as well."
Third - Ka BIAN, CHN
"I am so happy because I was aiming to be in top 8. However, I got the bronze medal and I am really very happy and excited."