13 Aug 2013

Valerie Adams wins another world title

7:01 am on 13 August 2013

New Zealand's Valerie Adams won a record fourth women's shot put world title at the World Athletics Championships in Moscow.

The 28-year-old two-time Olympic champion threw a best of 20.88 metres while Germany's Christina Schwanitz took silver with a personal best of 20.41m.

China's Olympic bronze medalist Gong Lijiao had to settle for third again at a major championships with 19.95m.