1998 IAAF Grand Prix Final

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The 14th IAAF Grand Prix Final was held at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia on September 5, 1998. The event served as the final competition of the newly created 1998 IAAF Golden League. This was the only time that the Grand Prix Final served as the jackpot-deciding competition of that series.[1][2]

Results[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Frankie Fredericks
 Namibia
10.11 Obadele Thompson
 Barbados
10.11 Tim Harden
 United States
10.12
400 metres Mark Richardson
 Great Britain
44.88 Jerome Young
 United States
44.96 Iwan Thomas
 Great Britain
44.96
1500 metres Hicham El Guerrouj
 Morocco
3:32.03 Laban Rotich
 Kenya
3:33.04 William Tanui
 Kenya
3:33.30
3000 metres Haile Gebrselassie
 Ethiopia
7:50.00 Luke Kipkosgei
 Kenya
7:50.87 Julius Gitahi
 Kenya
7:51.49
400 m hurdles Stéphane Diagana
 France
48.30 Dinsdale Morgan
 Jamaica
48.60 Samuel Matete
 Zambia
48.73
High jump Javier Sotomayor
 Cuba
2.31 m Staffan Strand
 Sweden
2.28 m Charles Austin
 United States
2.28 m
Pole vault Maksim Tarasov
 Russia
5.95 m Jean Galfione
 France
5.90 m Danny Ecker
 Germany
5.80 m
Triple jump Charles Friedek
 Germany
17.33 m Denis Kapustin
 Russia
17.01 m Aleksandr Glavatskiy
 Belgium
16.98 m
Shot put John Godina
 United States
21.21 Yuriy Bilonoh
 Ukraine
20.62 m Oliver-Sven Buder
 Germany
20.53 m
Hammer throw Tibor Gécsek
 Hungary
81.21 m Balázs Kiss
 Hungary
79.71 m Andrey Abduvaliyev
 Uzbekistan
78.30 m

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Marion Jones
 United States
10.83 Savatheda Fynes
 Bahamas
11.10 Inger Miller
 United States
11.15
400 metres Falilat Ogunkoya
 Nigeria
49.73 Charity Opara
 Nigeria
50.09 Sandie Richards
 Jamaica
50.44
1500 metres Svetlana Masterkova
 Russia
4:03.79 Kutre Dulecha
 Ethiopia
4:04.72 Carla Sacramento
 Portugal
4:05.82
3000 metres Gete Wami
 Ethiopia
8:40.11 Zahra Ouaziz
 Morocco
8:40.45 Mariya Pantyukhova
 Russia
8:47.77
100 m hurdles Michelle Freeman
 Jamaica
12.56 Melissa Morrison
 United States
12.65 Glory Alozie
 Nigeria
12.72
Long jump Marion Jones
 United States
7.13 m Heike Drechsler
 Germany
6.99 m Fiona May
 Italy
6.89 m
Discus throw Natalya Sadova
 Russia
68.50 m Franka Dietzsch
 Germany
65.24 m Nicoleta Grasu
 Romania
65.10 m
Javelin throw Tanja Damaske
 Germany
68.40 m Tatyana Shikolenko
 Russia
67.84 m Trine Hattestad
 Norway
67.26 m

References[edit]

  1. ^ IAAF Golden League – The New Vision of Athletics. IAAF (1998-03-20). Retrieved on 2014-01-11.
  2. ^ IAAF Grand Prix Final. GBR Athletics. Retrieved on 2014-01-11.

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