• Short Summary

    In Montreal, World Athletics Cup events included several upsets on Friday (24 August). Ethiopian runner?

  • Description

    In Montreal, World Athletics Cup events included several upsets on Friday (24 August). Ethiopian runner Miruts Yifter staged an electrifying burst three hundred metres from the end of the 10,000 metres, destroying his only remaining rival, American Craig Virgin. And Evelyn Ashford of the United States took on East Germany's all-conquering sprinters defeating world record holder Marita Koch in the 200 metres. The days events included an exciting men's 400 metre hurdles with Edwin Moses narrowly missing a new record. This report from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7Q5DQNUJ8W1IQER0R8WD6P6OH
    Media URN:
    VLVA7Q5DQNUJ8W1IQER0R8WD6P6OH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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