The Latest from the world championships (all times local):
Rico Freimuth closed in on decathlon leader Kevin Mayer by producing the longest throw in the discus at the world championships.
Mayer had a throw of 47.14 meters and leads with 6,296 points after seven events, but Freimuth set a mark of 51.17 to close within 24 points of the leader in the 10-event competition.
Oleksiy Kasyanov of Ukraine was in third position with 6,095 points.
After crashing in the hurdles and being disqualified from the event, two-time world champion Trey Hardee fouled three times in the discus and is totally out of…
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