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    The latest events in the 1952 Olympic Games in Helsinki.

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Helsinki 1952 The Olympic Games

    FINLAND: Helsinki:

    ATHLETES AND ATHLETICS. 1st Whitfield, U.S. 2nd Wint in 800 mtrs, Webster Br collapse??? 5th..On rostrum..Aussie Marj.Jackson wins 100 mtrs, C.U... U.S.B. Richards gay at Vault win...Mac Bailey 4th when U.S. Stanfield wins 200 mtrs..Blankers-Koen crashes when Aussie S.Strickland wins 80 mtrs hurdles, C.U. on rostrum..Br Pirie parker, Chataway in 5,000 mtrs..Chataway duels for lead, trips, comes 5th, Zatopek and Mimou??? win

    (G.B.RUNNER) Beaten to 4th place by Andy Stanfield U.S. in 200mtrs at Helsinki Olympics

    FANNY BLANKERS-KOEN. Crashes into hurdle in Helsinki Olympic 1952.. Shirley Strickland of Australia sets new record in 80mtrs hurdles.

    CHATAWAY CHRISTOPHER (British Runner) Running with Britons Parker and Piries in 5,000 mtrs in Helsinki Olympics..shots duelling and taking lead from Schade of Germany..overtaken by Zaotpek. takes lead again drops back 3rd trip over near finish but comes in 5th. Shots

    FINLAND. Whitfield beats Wint, in 800 mtrs in Helsinki Games 1952. Webster Br collapses 5th. On Rostrum...Auss Marj. Jackson wins 100 mtrs C.U...B. Richards winner of Vault for U.S... Mac Bailey 4th when Standfield wins 200 mtrs for U.S. Blankers-Keon crashes into hurdle when Auss S. Strickland wins 80 mtrs Hurdles..C.U. On Rostrum..Br.Parker Pirie, Chataway in 5,000 mtrs won by Zatopek and Fr. Mimoun. After Chataway led and trips near finish. 5th.

    HELSINKI Finnish Capital. Wint, Jamaica beaten by ???field US in 800mtrs, Webster Br collapses 5th..Rostrum..Aussie Marj. Jackson wins 100mtrs C.U...U.S., B. Richards jubilant at winning Vault..Mac Bailey 4th as Stanfield US wins 200mtrs. Blankers-Keen crashes into hurdle when Aussie S. Strickland wins 80mtrs.. Chataway duels for lead trips finish comes 5th Zatopek and Mimoun Fr. wins.. shots

    JACKSON MARJORIE (Australian Runner) Wins Ladies 100mtrs at Helsinki Olympics 1952 Shots. C. U.

    JACKSON MARJORIE (Australian Runner) Wins Ladies 200mtrs at Helsinki Olympics 1952...Shots C. U.

    MIMOUN (French Runner) Comes 2nd to Zatopek in 5,000 mtrs in Helsinki Olympics 1952.. Briton Chataway trips near finish and comes in 5th

    OLYMPIC GAMES...1952. Wint, Jamaica beaten by Whitfield, U.S. in 800 mtrs, Webster Br collapses 5th..on rostrum..Aussie Marj. Jackson wins 100 mtrs, C.U...Bob Richards jubilant at winning vault...Mac Bailey 4th when Stanfield wins 200 mtrs...Blankers-Keen crashed in hurdles 80 mtrs when Aussie S.Strickland wins, C.U. on rostrum..Britons, Parker Piries, Chataway in 5,000 mtrs...Chatway duels for lead.. trips up..comes 5th, won by Zatopek, with French, Mimoun 2nd..Shots etc etc.

    PARKER (British Runner) With British runner Chataway and Pirie in 5,000 mtrs at Helsinki Olympics 1952 unplaced

    PIRIE GORDON (British Athlete) Running with Parker and Chataway of Britain in 5,000 mtrs in Helsinki Olympics 1952

    RICHARDS BOB. (Reverend - U.S.Pole Vaulter) Jubilant at winning Pole Vault in Helsinki Olympics 1952

    STANFIELD ANDY (U.S.Runner) Wins 200 mtrs in Helsinki Olympics 1952 beating MacDonald Bailey to 4th place

    STRICKLAND SHIRLEY (Australian Runner) Wins the 80mtrs Hurdles at Helsinki Olympics 1952.. when Blanker-Koen crashes hurdle.. C.U. on rostrum

    WEBSTER, S.R. Collapses to 5th place in Helsinki Olympics 1952. 1st Mal Whitfield US and Wint Jamaica

    MAL WHITFIELD (U.S.Athlete) (runner) Beats Wint to win 800mtrs at Helsinki Olympics 1952. Briton Webster collapses 5th

    WINT ARTHUR. 2nd in 800 mtrs beaten by Mal Whitfield U.S. on rostrum.. Webster Br collapses 5th

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    Background: The latest events in the 1952 Olympic Games in Helsinki.

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