Eaton 7.58, Karalis 575, Balew 7:46.00
MONDEVILLE (FRA, Feb 2): Meeting Elite here had US Jarret Eaton winning the 60 m hurdles in 7.58, fourth fastest in the World 2019 ahead of Italian Lorenzo Perini 7.66 PB and Aurel Manga 7.68. Greek former World indoor U20 record holder Emmanouil Karalis improved to 575 (his third best overall) first attempt clearance and was attempting at 586. In the 3000 m BahrainÂ´s Birhanu Balew clocked 7:46.00 ahead of steeple specialist Chala Beyo 7:47.29 PB.
Emmanouli Karalis, photo by PhotoRun.net
Another Italian hurdles PB in women final by Luminosa Bogliolo 8.14. Ukrainian wins for Hrystyna Stuy 7.32 at 60 m and Tetyana Melnyk 52.99 PB at 400 m. Young Ethiopian Diribe Welteji (16) won women 1500 m in 4:16.51 PB. Belarus Nastasiya Mironchik-Ivanova was the best in long jump 652 and World medalist Amel Tuka took slow 800 m in 1:50.71. In the menÂ´s 60 m Dutch Joris Van Gool (life-time best) and second US Bryce Robinson achieved 6.67.