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8/18/06

Iran's Samimi stands second at world discus meet

TEHRAN, Aug. 18 (Mehr News Agency) - Iranian discus thrower Mohammad Samimi finished runner-up at the 11th world youth track-and-field edition in China Thursday.

Samimi set a 63m record while the Estonian thrower stole the show with a 67.32m mark and Germany's representative ranked third with his 62.02m throw.

In the long jump, Mohammad Arzandeh from Iran finished fourth with a 7.76m record.

An Aussie celebrated the title as he registered 8m and the second and third titles went to the U.S. and Chinese athletes with 7.95m and 7.86m respectively.

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