Sporting Digest: Athletics

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TSB GAMES GRAND PRIX MEETING (Crystal Palace, London): MEN: 100m: 1 L Christie (GB) 10.27sec; 2 L Burrell (US) 10.33; 3 J Drummond (US) 10.33. 100m B race: 1 F Muyaba (Zim) 10.67; 2 D Braithwaite (GB) 10.68; 3 T Jackson (Aus) 10.72. 200m: 1 J Regis (GB) 20.59; 2 C Nelloms (US) 20.72; 3 J Hendrix (US) 20.77. 400m: 1 Q Watts (US) 44.78; 2 S Lewis (US) 44.82; 3 K Ochieng (Ken) 45.22; 4 D Grindley (GB) 45.26. 800m: 1 J L Barbosa (Bra) 1min 45.78sec; 2 M Steele (GB) 1:46.24; 3 W Kipketer (Den) 1:46.25. 800m B race: 1 S Redwine (US) 1:48.06; 2 J Makoena (SA) 1:48.33; 3 C Gilby (GB) 1:48.83. 1500m: 1 M Yates (GB) 3:35.85; 2 J Landsman (SA) 3:35.85; 3 S Doyle (Aus) 3:35.87. 5,000m: 1 W Sigei (Ken) 13:14.32; 2 F Bayesa (Eth) 13:14.58; 3 H Gebre (Eth) 13:15.10; 6 R Denmark (GB) 13:23.52. 110m hurdles: 1 C Jackson (GB) 13.20; 2 T Dees (US) 13.34; 3 T Jarrett (GB) 13.64. 400m hurdles: 1 S Matete (Zam) 48.85; 2 K Young (US) 48.86; 3 O Tverdokhleb (Ukr) 49.58. 400m hurdles B race: 1 F Pieterse (SA) 50.36; 2 G Roberts (SA) 50.45; 3 L Lynch (GB) 50.51. High jump: 1 J Sotomayor (Cub) 2.40m (UK all-comers record); 2 P Sjoberg (Swe) 2.28; 3 S Smith (GB) 2.25. Triple jump: 1 M Bruziks (Lat) 17.21m; 2 J Edwards (GB) 16.94; 3 B Wellman (Berm) 16.83. Pole vault: 1 M Tarasov (Rus) 5.70m; 2 K Tarpenning (US) 5.70; 3 S Huffman (US) 5.70 (all same); 12 M Edwards (GB) 5.30. Javelin: 1 J Jelezny (Cz Rep) 86.78m; 2 S Backley (GB) 85.10; 3 T Pukstys (US) 84.96. WOMEN: 100m: 1 I Miller (US) 11.54; 2 P Davis (Bah) 11.59; 3 M Richardson (GB) 11.62. 200m: 1 M Gainsford (Aus) 22.91; 2 P Davis (Bah) 23.29; 3 K Graham (US) 23.77; 4 J Stoute (GB) 23.65. 400m: 1 N Kaiser-Brown (US) 51.16; 2 C Freeman (Aus) 51.34; 3 X Restrepo (Col) 51.54. 800m: 1 K Holmes (GB) 2:00.73; 2 L Keough (GB) 2:01.99; 3 A Hill (US) 2:03.19. 3,000m: 1 Y Murray (GB) 8:32.61 (UK all-comers record); 2 E Meyer (SA) 8:37.85; 3 A Wyeth (GB) 8:38.79. 100m hurdles: 1 M Freeman (Jam) 13.07; 2= J Flemming (Aus) and J Agyepong (GB) 13.14. 400m hurdles: 1 S Gunnell (GB) 53.85 (UK all- comers record); 2 D Hemmings (Jam) 54.98; 3 T Buford (US) 55.02. Triple jump: 1 Y Chen (Rus) 14.54m (UK all-comers record); 2 G Chistyakova (Rus) 14.40; 3 Y Semiraz (Ukr) 13.92; 4 M Griffith (GB) 13.82. Shot: 1 S Storp (Ger) 19.71m; 2 A Kumbernuss (Ger) 19.45; 3 K Neimke (Ger) 19.15; 7 M Augee (GB) 17.25.

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