World Athletics Eugene 2022: medal table and what is happening in Oregon



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World Athletics Eugene 2022: medal table and what is happening in Oregon

From Friday 15 to Sunday 24 July 2022, the World Athletics Championships will be held in Eugene, Oregon. 49 events will be scheduled that will award the world champion titles. It started already on Friday 15 July with the first three finals.

Grant Holloway is the new king of 110 obstacles. The American triumphs with 13 '' 03, second place for compatriot Cunningham to complete yet another double with 13 '08. Bronze for Spain with Martinez in 13 ″ 17 Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce dominates the women's 100m final in 10''67, preceding her compatriots Jackson in 10 ″ 73 and Thompson Herah with 10 ″ 81.

It is a Jamaican hat-trick, with Fraser winning the fifth world title in the queen race, thirteen years after the first one in Berlin 2009. For the 36-year-old it is the 10th gold at the World Championships, the 12th medal.

Fourth Asher-Smith with 10 "83, fifth Kambumdji with 10" 81. In the men's shot put, Gold went to the American Ryan Crouser (22.94) in front of his compatriots Kovacs and Awotunde. In the women's hammer throw, Gold Medal for the American Brooke Andersen, with 78.96 at the last of the six throws of the competition, ahead of the Canadian Camryn Rogers, silver with 75.52, and another American, Janeè Kassanavoid, bronze with 74.86.

Ethiopian Tamirat Tola won the men's marathon at the Eugene World Championships, underway in Oregon (United States). Tola completed the course in 2 hours 5 minutes and 37 seconds. Record time for the World Championships.

The gold of the 10,000 meters ends at the neck of Joshua Cheptegei, the world champion of Doha 2019 and world record holder of the distance, who redeems the defeat of Tokyo twelve months ago by practically dominating today's test from the first to the last meter.

Beaten, and even off the podium, the Ethiopian Selemon Barega, the Olympic champion from Tokyo, finished fifth. Silver to Kenyan Stanely Mburu, and bronze to Ugandan Jacob Kiplimo.

The updated medal table

Rank-Team-Gold-Silver-Bronze-Total 1 USA 6 4 4 14
2 Ethiopia 2 1 0 3
3 Poland 1 2 0 3
4 China 1 1 1 3
4 Jamaica 1 1 1 3
6 Japan 1 1 0 2
7 Uganda 1 0 1 2
8 Peru 1 0 0 1
8 Dominican Rep.

1 0 0 1
10 Kenya 0 2 1 3
11 Netherlands 0 1 1 2
12 Canada 0 1 0 1
12 Greece 0 1 0 1
14 Belgium 0 0 1 1
14 Norway 0 0 1 1
14 Sweden 0 0 1 1
14 Switzerland 0 0 1 1
14 Spain 0 0 1 1