Video: Crouser defends shot put gold with historic series of throws

TOKYO, JAPAN - AUGUST 05:  Ryan Crouser of Team United States celebrates as he wins the gold medal in the Men's Shot Put Final on day thirteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 05, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
TOKYO, JAPAN - AUGUST 05: Ryan Crouser of Team United States celebrates as he wins the gold medal in the Men's Shot Put Final on day thirteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 05, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)

World record-holder Ryan Crouser repeated as shot put gold medalist, projecting a mammoth 23.30m final throw to break his previous Games record a third time; Joe Kovacs and New Zealander Tom Walsh were silver and bronze.