Cantwell wins World Championship

Saturday, August 15, 2009 | 4:39 p.m. CDT; updated 11:17 p.m. CDT, Saturday, August 15, 2009

BERLIN — Former Missouri Tiger and Olympic silver medalist Christian Cantwell won the shot put World Championship at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in Berlin after tossing 22.03 meters (72-feet, 3-½ inches) in his fifth attempt Saturday.