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    THE RUSSIAN FEDERAL REPUBLIC FOUGHT BACK TO HOLD FRANCE TO A 106-POINT DRAW IN THEIR TWO-DAY ATHLETICS MATCH IN PARIS TODAY (SUNDAY).

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    THE RUSSIAN FEDERAL REPUBLIC FOUGHT BACK TO HOLD FRANCE TO A 106-POINT DRAW IN THEIR TWO-DAY ATHLETICS MATCH IN PARIS TODAY (SUNDAY).FRANCE LED THEIR OPPONENTS 57-49 YESTERDAY AND GAINED THREE TRACK WINS TODAY TO OPEN UP A BIG LEAD.BUT THE RUSSIANS DREW LEVEL BY DOMINATING TODAY'S FIELD EVENTS.

    FRANCE BEGAN THE DAY WITH VICTORY IN THE 1,500 METRES EVENT.MICHEL JAZY, FRANCE'S STAR MIDDLE-DISTANCE RUNNER, ROMPED HOME IN 3 MINUTES 44.3 SECONDS.HIS COMPATRIOT, JEAN WADOUX, CLOCKED THE SAME TIME.THIRD WAS RUSSIAN VALENTIN KARAULOV IN 3:45.4.

    RUSSIA'S VALERI BRUMEL, WORLD HIGH JUMP RECORD HOLDER, EASILY WON THE HIGH JUMP WITH A LEAP OF 7FT 1 1/4 INS.(2.17 METRES).SECOND PLACE ALSO WENT TO A RUSSIAN, VICTOR BOLCHOV (6 FT 9 3/4 INS.- 2.08 METRES) WITH FRANCE'S GUY GUEZILLE THIRD (6FT 6 1/4 INS.- 1/99 METRES).

    THE 200 METRES EVENT SAW ANOTHER WIN FOR FRANCE WITH CLAUDE PIQUEMAL CLINCHING HONOURS IN 20.8 SECS.FELLOW COUNTRYMAN JOCELYN DELECOUR CAME SECOND IN 21.2 SECS., WITH RUSSIA'S EDVIN OZOLINE THIRD IN 21.3 SEC.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADRPLAHR5O671XEXRXCXGOB0MM
    Media URN:
    VLVADRPLAHR5O671XEXRXCXGOB0MM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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