DOHA (QAT): Olympic javelin champion Thomas Rohler is confident going into the opening Diamond League meeting on Friday, leichtathletik.de reports. As he prepares to face world champion and fellow German Johannes Vetter, he announced he had just returned from working on explosive power at a training camp in the Algarve.
RunBlogRun opines: At the 2016 Doha DL, Thomas Rohler threw a big one. How will he fare in the 2017 opener? A fantastic field in Doha in the javelin, with Johannes Vetter and Thomas Rohler.
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Here’s Thomas Rohler speaking about the possibility of a 100 meter throw, from the Diamond League…