Hun to host Libya’s first-ever shot put contest
Tripoli, 4 February 2013:
Organisers of Libya’s first shot put competition are expecting up to 150 contestant to turn up for the tournament being staged in Hun. The event which involves throwing a 7.260 kilograms steel ball as far as possible, will run for two days from 14 February.
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