Sport in Short: Athletics

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TSB NATIONAL INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS (Birmingham): Saturday: MEN: 60m: 1 M McKoy (Can) 6.56sec; 2 C Jackson (Brecon) 6.60 (Welsh record); 3 J John (Newham) 6.60. 200m: 1 J John (Newham) 21.17; 2 S Wariso (Haringey) 21.30; 3 A Pakarinen (Fin) 21.39. 400m: 1 S Bada (Nigeria) 46.34; 2 W Caldwell (US) 47.38; 3 M Morris (Shaftesbury) 47.89. 800m: 1 T McKean (Motherwell) 1min 47.27sec; 2 A Rosen (Haringey) 1:51.28; 3 P Roberts (Cardiff) 1:51.28. 1500m: 1 J Dullforce (Enfield) 3:45.05; 2 M Barnes (Enfield) 3:45.32; 3 M Steele (Longwood) 3:46.95. 3,000m: 1 P Larkins (Nene Valley) 8:05.10; 2 N O'Brien (Salford) 8:05.40; 3 R Fitzsimmons (Kilbarchan) 8:07.65. 60m hurdles: 1 C Jackson (Brecon) 7.55; 2 A Tulloch (Wolverhampton) 7.76; 3 K Kyllonen (Fin) 7.83. Triple jump: 1 T Fasinro (Haringey) 15.89; 2 R Cameron (Thames Valley) 15.86; 3 O Achike (Crawley) 15.58. High jump: 1 D Grant (Haringey) 2.25; 2 B Reilly (Corby) 2.20; 3 W Caswell (Belgrave); G Parsons (Blue Circle) 2.15. Pole vault: 1 M Voss (Den) 5.30; 2 K Alm (Swe) 5.20; 3 K Hughes (Haringey) 5.00. WOMEN: 60m: 1 S Hernesniemi (Fin) 7.33; 2 M Richardson (Windsor) 7.36; 3 P Smith (Wigan) 7.41. 200m: 1 S Hernesniemi (Fin) 23.54; 2 M Richardson (Windsor) 24.16; 3 G McLeod (Birchfield) 24.18. 400m: 1 L Fraser (Trafford) 54.14; 2 E Nicholson (Irl) 54.45; 3 S Leigh (Stevenage) 54.56. 800m: 1 L Keough (Basingstoke) 2:05.22; 2 L Gibson (Oxford) 2:05.47; 3 G Retchakan (Thurrock) 2:07.37. 1500m: 1 C-A Gray (Edinburgh AC) 4:30.09; 2 J Swann (Wolverhampton) 4:31.82; 3 L Carthew (Swansea) 4:32.68. 3,000m: 1 U English (Havering) 9:15.68; 2 D Gunning (Swindon) 9:15.80; 3 J Stacey (Bromley) 9:20.70. 60m hurdles: 1 C Court (Birchfield) 8.20; 2 S Farquharson (Croydon) 8.23; 3 R Schonenberger (Swit) 8.30. High jump: 1 J Jennings (West Suffolk) 1.89; 2 D Marti (Bromley) 1.85; 3 K Roberts (Brighton) 1.80. Triple jump: 1 R Kirby (Hounslow) 13.52 (Commonwealth and UK indoor record); 2 M Agyepong (Shaftesbury) 13.29; 3 M Griffith (Windsor) 12.85. Long jump: 1 R Neilsen (Den) 6.28; 2 T Horgan (Irl) 5.87; 3 J White (Tamworth) 5.86.

ENGLISH NATIONAL CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS (London): Saturday: Men: 15km: 1 R Nerurkar (Bingley Harriers) 42min 52sec; 2 D Payne (Tipton Harriers) 43:02; 3 P Roden (East Cheshire Harriers) 43:08. Team: Bingley Harriers 68pts.

SCOTTISH CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS (Falkirk): Saturday: Men: 7.5km: 1 T Murray (Cambuslang Harriers) 36min 18sec; 2 R Quinn (Kilbarchan AC) 36:41; 3 D Runciman (Cambuslang H) 36:57. Team: 1 Cambuslang H 46pts. 15km: 1 R Nerurkar (Bingley H) 42:52; 2 D Payne (Tipton H) 43:02; 3 P Roden (East Cheshire H) 43.08. Team: Bingley H 68. Yesterday: Women (Irvine): 6,400m: 1 V McPherson (Glasgow Univ) 24:10; 2 S Ridley (Edinburgh Woollen Mill) 24:31; 3 A Rose (Edinburgh WM) 24:41. Team: 1 Edinburgh WM 24.

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