Sporting Digest: Athletics

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IAAF-MOBIL GRAND PRIX (Sao Paulo, Bra): Winners and selected; Bra unless stated): Men: 100m: 1 R da Silva 10.29sec. 200m: 1 R da Silva 20.38; 4 D Mitchell (US) 20.91. 400m: 1 B Reynolds (US) 44.68; 2 S Bada (Nigeria) 44.97; 3 A Pettigrew (USA) 45.29. 800m: 1 G Santos 1:45.88; 2 J-L Barbosa 1:46.39. 1500m: 1 A Bile (Somal) 3:41.03. 3,000m: 1 J Falcon (US) 7min 56.31sec; 2 V dos Santos 7:57.08; 3 P Donovan (Irl) 7:59.16. 110m hurdles: 1 Tong Li (Ch) 13.48; 2 R Kingdom (US) 13.64. Long Jump: 1 O Eregbu (Nigeria) 7.96m. Discus: 1 A Olukoju (Nigeria) 63.52. Pole Vault: 1 S Bubka (Ukr) 5.80m. Women: 100m: 1 M Onyali (Nigeria) 11.46; 4 G Torrence (US) 11.76. 200m: 1 K de Jesus. 800m: 1 M Mutola (Moz) 1:57.38. 100m hurdles: 1 L Martin (US) 12.94. 400m hurdles: 1 K Batten (US) 56.32; 8 J Parker (GB) 58.62. Long Jump: 1 I Kravets (Ukr) 6.83.

GOTHENBURG HALF-MARATHON Men: 1 F Naali (Tan) 63min 37sec. Women: 1 R Lemettinen (Fin) 73.30; 2 S Rigg (GB) 73.47.

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