• Colombia's Mauricio Ortega Sets South American Discus Throw Record with 70.26m
By Watch Athletics
Thursday, 23 July 2020
Colombian discus thrower Mauricio Ortega set a new South American record with 70.26m throw in a meet in a meet in Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal on Wednesday.
Ortega added more than three meters to his personal best breaking Ecuador's Juan Caicedo 69.60m South American record.