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Hitchon makes history with hammer bronze

Sophie Hitchon threw a British record to claim a bronze medal in the women’s hammer with her very last throw of a competition that also saw another world record fall.

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from Mail Online

The former ballet dancer preparing for the performance of her life after leaping into the hammer final

Under pressure: Dancer turned hammer thrower Sophie Hitchon credits her years of performing ballet on the stage for helping her cope with pressure

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from The Sun

Rio Olympics 2016: Sophie Hitchon wins GB’s first ever medal in the hammer

from BBC Sport

Catch up: Brazil's Da Silva wins pole vault in Rio

GB's Sophie Hitchon wins bronze in the women's hammer

Sophie Hitchon, 22 today, is in action at the European Under 23 Championships in Tampere in Finland over the weekend.

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from the Guardian

Sophie Hitchon strikes bronze to claim Britain’s first Olympic hammer medal

Sophie Hitchon strikes bronze to claim Britain’s first Olympic hammer medal • Final throw sets GB record of 74.54m and puts 25-year-old on podium • Poland’s Anita Wlodarczyk takes gold and extends her world mark