World Recorder ,Ryan Cruiser of the United States won the Gold Medal in the men’s Shot-Put event breaking a 31 years old world record. His through last evening went 23.37 meters.
At the 2016 Rio Olympics, Ryan broke his own Olympic record by throwing a distance of 22.52 meters. He won the Gold medal for this event for the second time in a row at the Olympics.
28 -year -old sportsman dedicated his victory to his late grandfather, who died a week before the Olympics started. With the American flag draped around shoulders the world recorder had a sign that read "Grandpa, we did it. 2020 Olympic champion."
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