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    Russia's Pronkin Takes Silver in Hammer Throw at London 2017

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    Russian hammer thrower Valery Pronkin on Friday won silver at the 2017 World Athletics Championships in London.

    LONDON (Sputnik) — Pronkin's best attempt in the finals marked 78.16 meters.

    ​Pronkin is one of 19 Russian athletes competing as a 'neutral' at the World Championships.

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