Dacres wins in Finland

National record holder Fedrick Dacres secured victory in the men's discus throw at the Paavo Nurmi International Athletics Meeting in Finland on Tuesday. Dacres, the reigning national Sportsman of the Year, threw 66.74 meters to win the event ahead of Germany's Christoph Harting 66,01 meters and Poland's Piotr Malachowski 65.94 meters.

Compatriot and training partner Traves Smikle was 5th with 64.31 meters. Another Jamaican Danniel Thomas-Dodd was 2nd in the women's shot put after throwing 19.93 meters. American Chase Ealey won the event with 19.38 meters.



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