Sport in Short: Athletics

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INTERNATIONAL INDOOR MEETING (Stockholm, winners and GB only): Men: 60m hurdles: 1 G Foster (US) 7.58sec. 200m: 1 J Trapp (US) 21.29. 400m: 1 D Grindley (GB) 46.91; 4 G Bullock (GB) 48.60. 800m: 1 Johnny Gray (US) 1min 48.21sec. 1500m: 1 F Cacho (Sp) 3:42.45. 3,000m: 1 M Kiptanui (Ken) 7:38.46. Shot: 1 J Doehring (US) 20.56m. High jump: 1 P Sjoberg (Swe) 2.31; 2 S Smith (GB) 2.31. Long jump: 1 M Powell (US). Pole vault: 1 I Trandenkov (Rus) 5.72.

Women: 60m: 1 G Devers (US) 7.14sec. Women's 400m: 1 S Myers (Sp) 54.39. 1500m: 1 M Akraka (Swe) 4min 11.81sec; 3 D Modahl-Edwards (GB) 4:14.59. Long jump: 1 L Berezhnaya (Ukr) 6.88m.

THE biggest sponsorship deal for a British athletic club will provide Haringey and Essex Ladies with pounds 35,000 worth of support this year. The clubs' sponsors for the last two years, Eastern Electricity, yesterday announced a further two-year deal.

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