Uziel Muñoz reached the Silver medal in the Pan American Games 2023 from the test Shot Put; he stayed 21 centimeters from Gold obtained by the Brazilian Darlan Romaniwhile the American Jordan Geist He completed the podium by surpassing 20 meters.
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Uziel Muñoz got the Silver number 26 for the Mexican delegation in the games Pan American Games 2023being - along with Colombia - the fourth country with the most silver metals in the fair.
Silver Medal for Mexico!! --
Uziel Muñoz- is Pan American runner-up in men's shot put #Athletics. His best mark was 21.15m.
The gold went to Darlan Romani with 21.36m and the bronze went to Jordan Geist with 20.53m. pic.twitter.com/EzwnDGoysM
— Mexican Olympism (@OlimpismoMex) November 3, 2023
The participation of the Mexican athlete would start off on the right foot when registering a throw of 20.33 meters in its first attemptWhile in the Second of them would increase the brand to 20.60.
It was in the third release by the Mexican (who obtained the Bronze medal at the Lima 2019 Pan American Games) where he would obtain the best mark, when registering 21.15 meters and momentarily put on at the top of the rankings.
Practically at the end of the contest, it was the Brazilian Darlan Romani who would record the best throw in the test (21.36) putting on ahead of Uziel Muñoz and taking over Gold in the test.
For its part, the The competition for Bronze was carried out by the Americans Jordan Geist and Roger Steenwho was only 2 centimeters away from equaling his compatriot's best mark.
In this way, the The medal obtained by Uziel Muñoz becomes the fifth obtained by a Mexican in Athletics within the Pan American Games 2023:
- Gold / Citlali Cristian – Women's Marathon.
- Silver / Esther Galvan – Women's 10,000 meters.
- Silver / Antonio Aviles – 400 flat meters.
- Bronze / Eduardo Olivas – 20 km walk.
Mexico has 110 medals so far in the event, which are divided into 40 Gold, 26 Silver and 44 Bronze.
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