Sport in Short: Student Games

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WORLD STUDENT GAMES (Buffalo, NY): Football (Men): Great Britain 3 Italy 0; Japan 1 Ireland 0; Czech Republic 2 Australia 1; Russia 5 Nigeria 0; Slovakia 4 South Africa 2; Uruguay 1 Netherlands 1; Germany 1 United States 1. Basketball (Men): Croatia bt Greece w/o; Sweden 81 Japan 73; China 103 Latvia 77; Estonia 87 Gabon 41; Switzerland 75 Morocco 56. (Women): Cuba 81 Kazakhstan 73; Germany 115 Hong Kong 41; Lithuania 93 Japan 51; Canada 66 Romania 62; Cuba 97 China 86; United States 84 Taiwan 73; Ukraine 60 Israel 55. Volleyball (Men): France 3 Algeria 1; Japan 3 Lebanon 0; Poland 3 Greece 0; United States 3 Australia 0. (Women): Romania 3 Slovenia 0; Japan 3 Canada 2; United States 3 Latvia 0. Baseball: South Korea 4 Taiwan 3; Cuba 6 Japan 2. Water Polo: Hungary 21 South Africa 6; Australia 7 France 5; Italy 13 Canada 11; United States 10 Japan 6.

Gymnastics (Men's team final): 1 Italy 165.800pts; 2 China 165.562; 3 United States 165.050. 14 Great Britain 151.925.

Swimming (Men's finals): 100m breaststroke: 1 J Crawford (US) 1:02.79; 2 A Hayashi (Japan) 1:02.83; 3 M G Montesino (Cuba) 1:03.51. 100m freestyle: 1 D Fox (US) 50.18; 2 S Pepper (US) 50.38; 3 P Khnykin (Ukr) 50.88. 200m backstroke: 1 R F Cabrera (Cuba) 1:59.90; 2 E Merisi (It) 2:00.45; 3 T Schwenk (US) 2:01.05. 6 M O'Connor (GB) 2:03.20. (Women's finals): 100m breaststroke: 1 G Cloutier (Can) 1:10.91; 2 S Bondarenko (Ukr) 1:11.02; 3 E Rudkovskaya (Bela) 1:11.47. 7 H Gorman (GB) 1:13.16. 8 S Price (US) 1:13.39. 800m freestyle: 1 C Stephenson (US) 8:48.82; 2 S Cam (Bel) 8:51.55; 3 M P Wirth (Fr) 8:52.17. 4 x 100m medley relay: 1 United States 4:12.55; 2 Japan 4:14.96; 3 Canada 4:16.86; 4 Great Britain 4:20.39.

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