American Nelson wins silver medal
ANCIENT OLYMPIA, Greece -- Congratulations turned to condolences for Adam Nelson on Wednesday when his foul-filled finish handed the shot put gold medal to Ukraine's Yuriy Bilonog, capping an underachieving day for the American favorites at the birthplace of the Olympics.
Two-time Olympic medalist John Godina, a Cheyenne, Wyo., Central graduate, fouled twice and finished ninth.
Nelson led the entire competition, but Bilonog's final throw
tied Nelson for the best of the day at 69 feet, ...
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