Sporting Digest: Athletics

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MONACO GRAND PRIX (Monte Carlo) Men: 100m: 1 J Drummond (US) 10.05sec; 2 L Burrell (US) 10.12; 3 B Surin (Can) 10.14. 200m: 1 D Effiong (Nigeria) 20.16; 2 F Fredericks (Nam) 20.17; 3 J Regis (GB) 20.27. 400m: 1 Q Watts (US) 44.67; 2 S Lewis (US) 44.71; 3 S Kitur (Ken) 44.80. 800m: 1 N Kiprotich (Ken) 1min 44.09sec; 2 W Tanui (Ken) 1:44.30; 3 J Gray (US) 1:44.57. 1500m: 1 J Birir (Ken) 3:35.81; 2 D Kibet (Ken) 3:35.92; 3 M Kiptanui (Ken) 3:36.25; 7 M O'Sullivan (Irl) 3:37.61. 400m hurdles: 1 S Matete (Zam) 47.94; 2 K Young (US) 48.10; 3 W Graham (Jam) 48.17; 6 K Akabusi (GB) 49.04. 3,000m steeplechase: 1 R Kosgei (Ken) 8:14.98; 2 P Sang (Ken) 8:15.63; 3 J Kariuki (Ken) 8:18.08; 4 T Hanlon (GB) 8:19.99. Triple jump: 1 R Jaros (Ger) 17.18; 2 E Floreal (Can) 17.16; 3 B Wellman (Ber) 17.11. Javelin: 1 T Pukstys (US) 82.86; 2 A Pakarinen (Fin) 81.76; 3 K Kinnunen (Fin) 81.72; 4 M Hill (GB) 81.54. Pole vault: 1 S Bubka (Ukr) 5.94; 2 R Gataullin (Rus) 5.74; 3 G Yegorov (Khazakhstan) 5.64. Women: 100m: 1 M Ottey (Jam) 10.90; 2 I Privalova (Rus) 11.09; 3 N Voronova (Rus) 11.30. 400m: 1 G Torrence (US) 49.83; 2 X Restrepo (Col) 50.46; 3 J Miles (US) 50.46. 1500m: 1 V Beclea (Rom) 3:59.35; 2 S O'Sullivan (Irl) 3:59.60; 3 M Rydz (Pol) 4:02.29; 5 A Wyeth (GB) 4:03.17. 100m hurdles: 1 G Devers (US) 12.77; 2 M Freeman (Jam) 12.91; 3 A Lopez (Cuba) 12.96. 400m hurdles: 1 K Batten (US) 54.24; 2 M Ponomaryova (Rus) 54.87; 3 A Koroz (Rus) 55.08. Long jump: 1 H Drechsler (Ger) 6.96; 2 I Mushailova (Rus) 6.82; 3 N Boegman (Aus) 6.70; 5 F May (GB) 6.67.

INTERNATIONAL MATCH (Wrexham) Men: 1 Scotland 143pts; 2 Wales 139; 3 Northern Counties 128.5; 4 Midland Counties 128; 5 Northern Ireland 51.5. Women: 1 Scotland 150; 2 Wales 122; 3= Northern Counties, Midland Counties 111; 5 Northern Ireland 52.

GRE BRITISH LEAGUE Second Division (Wolverhampton): 1 Old Gaytonians 244pts; 2 Crawley 231; 3 Enfield 206; 4 Wolverhampton and Bilston 196; 5 Sale 195; 6 Edinburgh AC 170. Final positions: 1 Crawley 20pts; 2 Sale 18; 3 Old Gaytonians 15; 4 Wolverhampton and Bilston 14; 5 Enfield 12; 6 Edinburgh AC 5. Promoted: Crawley, Sale. Relegated: Enfield, Edinburgh AC.

INTERNATIONAL MEETING (Grosseto; It) Selected: Men: 100m: 1 R Da Silva (Bra) 10.20sec; 2 C Smith (US) 10.29; 3 K Braunskill (US) 10.42. 1500m: 1 V Nyongabo (Tanz) 3min 36.50sec; 2 A Boro (Ken) 3:37.60. 3;000m: 1 F Panetta (It) 7:45.78; 2 K Kororia (Ken) 7:48.70; 3 O Osoro (Ken) 7:49.82. High jump: 1 T Kemp (Baham) 2.27m. Triple jump: 1 A Silva (Bra) 17.08; 2 V Inozemtsev (Ukr) 16.79.

SYDNEY CITY-TO-SURF ROAD RACE (14km) Men: 1 A Lloyd (Aus) 40min 29sec; 2 D Evans (Aus) 40:19; 3 J Andrews (Aus) 41:29. Women: C Schuwalow (Aus) 47:39.

SIERRE-ZINAL MOUNTAIN RACE Men: 1 J Correa (Col) 2hr 32min 44sec; 2 F Sanchez (Col) 2:34.19; 3 J-F Cuennet (Swit) 2:34.19; 6 A Peace (GB) 2:40.50. Women: 1 B Redfern (GB) 3:11.31; 2 N Glauser (Swit) 3:17.01; 3 K Bailey (GB) 3:18.30.

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