Sporting Digest: Athletics

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BERLIN GRAND PRIX (Selected): Men: 100m: 1 D Mitchell (US) 10.00sec; 2 J Drummond (US) 10.01; 3 L Christie (GB) 10.02. 1500m: 1 V Niyongabo (Burundi) 3min 31.18sec; 2 M Yates (GB) 3:35.32, 3 A Bile (Som) 3:35.38. 400m: 1 M Johnson (US) 44.04sec; 2 S Lewis (US) 44.73; 3 R Black (GB) 45.09. 3,000m steeplechase: 1 M Kiptanui (Ken) 8min 09.16sec; 2 R Kosgei (Ken) 8:10.20; 3 M Groghan (US). 8 M Rowland (GB) 8:22.20. 110m hurdles: 1 C Jackson (GB) 13.02sec; 2 M Crear (US) 13.07; 3 M McKoy (Aut) 13.29. 6 T Jarrett (GB) 13.34. Long jump: 1 M Powell (US) 8.20m; 2 S Tarasenk (Ukr) 7.90; 3 D Bentley (US) 7.90. High jump: 1= T Kemp (Bah) and J Sotomayor (Cuba) 2.30m; 3 D Topic (Yug) 2.25. 6 S Smith (GB) 2.25. Javelin: 1 A Moruyev (Rus) 85.18m; 2 R Hecht (Ger) 84.10m; 3 J Zelezny (Cz Rep) 83.16. 8 M Hill (GB) 77.18.

Women: 5,000m: 1 A Wyeth (GB) 15min 10.38sec; 2 K Wessel (Ger) 15:10.84; 3 C McKiernan (Irl) 15:13.07.

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