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MINNEAPOLIS (USA): Anna Pierce won the USA road mile championships in 4:33.9. Sarah Bowman was runner-up in 4:34.9, while Christin Wurth-Thomas was third in 4:36.3. David Torrence won the men’s race for the second year in a row in 4:05.4, Dan Huling took second in 4:05.4.
ATHENS (GRE): Periklis Iakovakis of Greece wants to defend his European title in 400m hurldes in Barcelona. He suffered from a minor soleus muscle injury at the beginning of March and his plan for debut is at the Diamond League meet in Oslo on June 4. If not , the Greek championships on 12 and 13 June, one week before the SPAR European Team Championships in Bergen. Informs european-athletics.org.