• Short Summary

    At a Malmoe, Sweden, athletics meeting September 20, Australian Olympic Champion Herb Elliott failed in a bid to reduce his world mile record.

  • Description

    At a Malmoe, Sweden, athletics meeting September 20, Australian Olympic Champion Herb Elliott failed in a bid to reduce his world mile record. But - with a time of 3 minutes, 58.6 seconds - achieved the distance in less than four minutes for the 15th time. D. Waern of Sweden came second in 3 minutes, 59 seconds, after a close struggle.

    Elliott will run in another mile race in Dublin September 23 where he will meet exiled Hungarian runner, L. Taboni.

    The two athletes will again compete in the mile in London, September 28.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAERUTZFLEC3L3IYAQTA6UP258U
    Media URN:
    VLVAERUTZFLEC3L3IYAQTA6UP258U
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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