Sporting Digest: Athletics

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IAAF GRAND PRIX MEETING (Stockholm): MEN: 100m: 1 D Mitchell (US) 9.97sec; 2 A Cason (US) 10.04; 3 J Drummond (US) 10.11. 200m: 1 J Williams (US) 20.19; 2 F Fredericks (Nam) 20.29; 3 O Adeniken (Nigeria) 20.36. 800m: 1 S Langat (Ken) 1min 44.78sec; 2 B Koech (Ken) 1:45.00; 3 D Kiptoo (Kenya) 1:45.21. 1500m: 1 N Morceli (Alg) 3:34.10; 2 S Holman (US) 3:34.95; 3 D Kibet (Ken) 3:35.92. 5,000m: 1 I Kirui (Ken) 13:14.46; 2 A Nizigama (B Faso) 13:14.66; 3 F Bayesa (Eth) 13:14.88. 400m hurdles: 1 D Adkins (US) 48.83; 2 D Harris (US) 48.90; 3 O Tverdokhleb (Ukr) 49.27. 3,000m steeplechase: 1 M Kiptanui (Ken) 8:09.16; 2 W Mutwol (Ken) 8:11.52; 3 E Bangetuny (Ken) 8:12.07. Pole vault: 1 S Bubka (Ukr) 5.90m; 2 D Starkey (US) 5.80; 3 O Brits (SA) 5.75. Triple jump: 1 M Conley (US) 17.46; 2 B Wellman (Berm) 17.35; 3 O Sakirkin (Kazak) 17.33. Javelin: 1 J Zelezny (Cz Rep) 83.10; 2 P Boden (Swe) 82.24; 3 R Hecht (Ger) 82.04. Veterans' mile: 1 D Quax (NZ) 4:39.81; 2 L Viren (Fin) 4:49.38; 3 F Shorter (US) 5:03.36.

WOMEN: 100m: 1 I Privalova (Rus) 10.90sec; 2 Z Taropolskaya (Ukr) 11.08; 3 C Guidry (US) 11.15. 200m: 1 I Privalova (Rus) 22.02; 2 G Torrence (US) 22.04; 3 C Freeman (Aus) 22.54. 400m hurdles: 1 K Batten (US) 54.78; 2 D Hemmings (Jam) 55.09; 3 T Buford (US) 57.38. 5,000m: 1 Y Romanova (Rus) 15:05.94; 2 C McKiernan (Irl) 15:09.10; 3 A Peters (US) 15:19.94. 1500m: 1 S O'Sullivan (Irl) 4:00.46; 2 Y Podkopayeva (Rus) 4:01.50; 3 A Chalmers (Can) 4:02.38; 4 K Holmes (GB) 4:02.52. Long jump: 1 H Drechsler (Ger) 7.04m; 2 I Kravets (Ukr) 6.81; 3 R Nielsen (Den) 6.74. Triple jump: 1 I Kravets (Ukr) 14.85; 2 J Chen (Rus) 14.58; 3 R Petrescu (Rom) 14.28; 7 M Griffith (GB) 13.04. Javelin: 1 T Hattestad (Nor) 67.88; 2 N Sjikolenko (Bela) 65.16.

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