Sporting Digest: Athletics

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LEONID VOLOSHIN, of Russia, yesterday broke the indoor triple jump world record in Grenoble, France, when he leapt 17.77 metres.

GRENOBLE MASTERS INDOOR MEETING (Selected winners) Men: Triple jump: 1 L Voloshin (Rus) 17.77m (world record). Pole vault: 1 S Bubka (Ukr) 6.05m. Women: 300m: Group A T Alekseyeva (Rus) 37.78sec. Group B V Dorsile (Fr) 38.30.

INTERNATIONAL INDOOR MEETING (Budapest; winners only): Men: 60m hurdles: G Boroi (Rom) 7.51sec. 200m: V Dologodin (Ukr) 20.89. 400m: K Kenderis (Gre) 47.45. 800m: A Makarevic (Bela) 1min 47.24sec. 3,000m: O Olteau (Rom) 7:58.41. 5km walk: S Urbanik (Hung) 18:56.05. Long jump: M Powell (US) 8.06m. Pole vault: Z Farkas (Hung) 5.40m. Women: 60m hurdles: E Sokolova (Rus) 8.01. 200m: M Ottey (Jam) 22.94. 400m: M Nedelcu (Rom) 52.66. 1500m: T Chidu (Rom) 4:07.85. 3km walk: T Rogozina (Ukr) 12:38.81. High jump: Z Kovacikova (Cz Rep) 1.92m. Triple jump: L Dubkova (Rus) 13.87m.

MILLROSE GAMES (New York, selected) Men: Mile: 1 N Bruton (Irl) 3:58.71; 2 M O'Sullivan (Irl) 3:58.80. 3,000m: 1 R Reina (US) 7:50.16; 7 F O'Mara (Irl) 8:04.47.

WORLD CROSS CHALLENGE SERIES (Tourcoing, Fr) Men: 1 E Bitok (Ken) 30min 15sec; 2 J Kiprono (Ken) 30:16.7; 3 P Guera (Port) 30:25.6; 4 S Tunstall (GB) 30:27.5; 9 J Tracey (GB) 30:43.6; 10 D Clarke (GB) 30:46.6. Overall: 1 Bitok 77pts; 2 I Kirui (Ken) 72; 3 H Gebresilasie (Eth) 69. Selected: 4 Tunstall 67; 8 D Lewis (GB) 43; 9 J Treacy (Irl) 41. Women: 1 Z Budd (SA) 16min 17.7sec; 2 F Fates (Fr) 16:25.7; 3 J Negua (Rom) 16:27.0; 8 V MacPherson (GB) 17:05.2; 9 W Ore (GB) 17:08.8. Overall: 1 C McKiernan (Irl) 91pts; 2 A Dias (Port) 66; 3 Fates 60. GB: 7 MacPherson 40; 9 L Adam 37.

STUTTGART INDOOR MEETING (Selected): 200m: 1 R Kurnicki (Ger) 20.81sec; 2 J Regis (GB) 20.87. 1500m: 1 J Herold (Ger) 3:41.46; 2 J Maycock (GB) 3:41.47. 60m hurdles: 1 C Jackson (GB) 7.42. Triple jump: 1 R Jaros (Ger) 16.89m; 2 J Edwards (GB) 16.83

US GRAND PRIX MEETING (Fairfax, Virg): Mile: 1 D Strang (Sco), 3:57.38; 2 M Kiptanui (Kenya) 3:57.71; 3 P Vandegrift (US) 3:57.88.

LAS VEGAS MARATHON Men: 1 M Dudley (US) 2hr 16min 54sec; 9 G Booth (Sco) 2:23.06.

MEN'S EUROPEAN CLUB CROSS-COUNTRY CUP (Amorebieta, Sp): 1 Sporting Lisbon 22pts; 2 RC Elche (Sp) 28; 3 Marignanais (Fr) 49; 5 Swansea Harriers 108; 6 Bingley AC 110; 7 Annadale (N Irl) 121.

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