16 Jan 2007

New Zealand born Tongan athlete Valerie Vili rates highy in Track and Field magazine

8:33 am on 16 January 2007

The Track and Field magazine has ranked the New Zealand's Valerie Villi number one in the world in the women's shot put.

The Tongan athelte won the gold medal at the Commonwealth Games and finished the year and finished the year with a win at the World Cup in Athens a week after she won a silver medal at the IAAF world athletics final in Germany.