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Belarus' Yuliya Karol 6th in 800m at Match Europe v USA in Minsk

Sport 10.09.2019 | 09:14

MINSK, 10 September (BelTA) – Alexandra Bell of the UK won the women's 800m event at the ongoing Match Europe v USA in Minsk on 9 September, BelTA has learned.

The UK athlete clocked 2:04.81 to finish first. Second was Olha Lyakhova of Ukraine (2:04.90). Sierra Brown of the United States placed third (2:05.38).

Belarus' Yuliya Karol crossed the finish line sixth, clocking 2:05.82 and earning three points for Team Europe.

Josh Thompson of the United States was victorious in the men's 1,500m (3:38.88). He was followed by UK's Jake Wightman (3:38.90) and Ben Blankenship of the USA (3:39.63).

Photos by Maksim Guchek, Denis Kostyuchenko, Oksana Manchuk

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