Polish hammer thrower Paul Fidec, winning the world championship in athletics in Beijing, paid his medal for a taxi.
Sunday Fidec won the event at the world Championships in Beijing with the result 80,88 meters.
According to rsport, after winning 26-year-old pole went to the restaurant during the evening drink alcohol in large quantities. Returning to the location of his team by taxi, Fidec paid the driver just won a medal.
In the morning the athlete woke up and, not having had the awards went to the police. Militiamen managed to find a taxi driver who picked Videka, and after negotiations he agreed to return the medal to the athlete.
Paul Fidec is a two-time world champion, three-time champion and the silver prize-winner of superiority of Europe.