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2024 African Championships Women's Shot Put Final Results: Ashley Erasmus Dominates

South Africa's Ashley Erasmus clinched the gold medal in the women's shot put final at the 2024 African Championships held in Douala on Monday. Erasmus showcased her prowess with a winning throw of 18.17 meters, securing the top position and reaffirming her status as a formidable athlete in the field.

Erasmus was closely followed by compatriot Mine de Klerk, who claimed the silver medal with a throw of 17.09 meters, ensuring a strong South African presence on the podium.

Nassira Kone of Mali impressed with a throw of 17.07 meters, earning her the bronze medal and adding to the diversity of medalists at the championships.

Here is the Results:

1.🥇 Ashley Erasmus RSA 18.17m 
2.🥈Mine de Klerk RSA 17.09m 
3.🥉Nassira Kone MLI 17.07m 
4. Colette Uys RSA 16.28m
5. Anthonett Nabwe LBR 16.01m
6. Norrah Lemongo CMR 15.16m
7. Carine Mekam GAB 14.71m
8. Nora Atim CMR 14.52m

The remaining positions in the final standings were filled by Colette Uys (RSA) in fourth place with 16.28 meters, Anthonett Nabwe (LBR) in fifth with 16.01 meters, Norrah Lemongo (CMR) in sixth with 15.16 meters, Carine Mekam (GAB) in seventh with 14.71 meters, and Nora Atim (CMR) in eighth with 14.52 meters.

The event showcased exceptional talent and fierce competition among Africa's top shot put athletes, highlighting the strength and depth of women's athletics in the region.

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