1989 IAAF World Cup

The 5th IAAF World Cup in Athletics was an international track and field sporting event sponsored by the International Association of Athletics Federations, held on September 8–10, 1989, at the Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys in Barcelona, Spain.

Overall resultsEdit

MenEdit

Pos. Team Result
1   United States 133
2 Europe 127
3   Great Britain 119
4   East Germany 116,5
5 Africa 107
6 America 97
7 Asia 68,5
8   Spain 64,5
8 Oceania 64,5
 

WomenEdit

Pos. Team Result
1   East Germany 124
2   Soviet Union 106
3 Americas 94
4 Europe 89
5   United States 84,5
6 Asia 67,5
7 Africa 58
8   Spain 48
9 Oceania 40

Medal summaryEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres   Linford Christie (GBR)
Great Britain
10.10   Leroy Burrell (USA)
United States
10.15   Daniel Sangouma (FRA)
Europe
10.17
200 metres   Robson da Silva (BRA)
Americas
20.00   Floyd Heard (USA)
United States
20.36   Olapade Adeniken (NGR)
Africa
20.38
400 metres   Roberto Hernández (CUB)
Americas
44.58   Jens Carlowitz (GDR)
East Germany
44.86   Gabriel Tiacoh (CIV)
Africa
44.97
800 metres   Tom McKean (GBR)
Great Britain
1:44.95   Jens-Peter Herold (GDR)
East Germany
1:45.04   Nixon Kiprotich (KEN)
Africa
1:45.08
1500 metres   Abdi Bile (SOM)}
Africa
3:35.56   Sebastian Coe (GBR)
Great Britain
3:35.79   Jens-Peter Herold (GDR)
East Germany
3:35.87
5000 metres   Saïd Aouita (MAR)
Africa
13:23.14   John Doherty (IRL)
Europe
13:25.39   José Luis Carreira (ESP)
Spain
13:25.94
10,000 metres   Salvatore Antibo (ITA)
Europe
28:05.26   Addis Abebe (ETH)
Africa
28:06.43   Antonio Prieto (ESP)
Spain
28:07.42
110 metre hurdles   Roger Kingdom (USA)
United State
12.87   Colin Jackson (GBR)
Great Britain
12.95   Emilio Valle (CUB)
Americas
13.21
400 metre hurdles   David Patrick (USA)
United States
48.74   Henry Amike (NGR)
Africa
49.24   Kriss Akabusi (GBR)
Great Britain
49.42
3000 metre steeplechase   Julius Kariuki (KEN)
Africa
8:20.84   Alessandro Lambruschini (ITA)
Europe
8:21.75   Hagen Melzer (GDR)
East Germany
8:23.21
4×100 metre relay United States
Andre Cason
Tony Dees
Daron Council
Slip Watkins
38.29 Great Britain
Clarence Callender
John Regis
Marcus Adam
Linford Christie
38.34 Europe
Max Morinière
Gilles Quénéhervé
Bruno Marie-Rose
Daniel Sangouma
38.47
4×400 metre relay Americas
Lázaro Martínez
Sérgio Menezes
Howard Burnett
Roberto Hernández
3:00.65 United States
Clarence Daniel
Oliver Bridges
Raymond Pierre
Antonio Pettigrew
3:00.99 Africa
Simeon Kipkemboi
Lucas Sang
David Kitur
Gabriel Tiacoh
3:01.88
High jump   Patrik Sjöberg (SWE)
Europe
2.34   Dalton Grant (GBR)
Great Britain
2.31   Javier Sotomayor (CUB)
Americas
2.25
Pole vault   Philippe Collet (FRA)
Europe
5.75   Tim Bright (USA)
United States
5.70   Uwe Langhammer (GDR)
East Germany
5.55
Long jump   Larry Myricks (USA)
United States
8.29   Yusuf Alli (NGR)
Africa
8.00   Stewart Faulkner (GBR)
Great Britain
7.84
Triple jump   Mike Conley (USA)
United States
17.49   Volodymyr Inozemtsev (URS)
Soviet Union
17.31   Jonathan Edwards (GBR)
Great Britain
17.28
Shot put   Ulf Timmermann (GDR)
East Germany
21.68   Werner Günthör (SUI)
Europe
21.40   Randy Barnes (USA)
United States
21.10
Discus throw   Jürgen Schult (GDR)
East Germany
67.12   Luis Delís (CUB)
Americas
66.72   Rolf Danneberg (FRG)
Europe
65.30
Hammer throw   Heinz Weis (FRG)
Europe
77.68   Lance Deal (USA)
United States
76.38   Ralf Haber (GDR)
East Germany
76.28
Javelin throw   Steve Backley (GBR)
Great Britain
85.90   Kazuhiro Mizoguchi (JPN)
Asia
82.56   Volker Hadwich (GDR)
East Germany
80.30

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres   Sheila Echols (USA)
United States
11.18   Mary Onyali (NGR)
Africa
11.23   Silke Möller (GDR)
East Germany
11.24
200 metres   Silke Möller (GDR)
East Germany
22.46   Mary Onyali (NGR)
Africa
22.82   Grace Jackson (JAM)
Americas
22.87
400 metres   Ana Fidelia Quirot (CUB)
Americas
50.60   Grit Breuer (GDR)
East Germany
50.67   Falilat Ogunkoya (NGR)
Africa
51.67
800 metres   Ana Fidelia Quirot (CUB)
Americas
1:54.44   Sigrun Wodars (GDR)
East Germany
1:55.70   Doina Melinte (ROU)
Europe
1:56.55
1500 metres   Paula Ivan (ROU)
Europe
4:18.60   Yekaterina Podkopayeva (URS)
Soviet Union
4:19.44   Yvonne Mai (GDR)
East Germany
4:20.30
3000 metres   Yvonne Murray (GBR)
Europe
8:44.32   Tatyana Pozdnyakova (URS)
Soviet Union
8:49.42   PattiSue Plumer (USA)
United States
8:54.33
10,000 metres   Kathrin Ullrich (GDR)
East Germany
31:33.92   Ingrid Kristiansen (NOR)
Europe
31:42.01   Natalya Sorokivskaya (URS)
Soviet Union
32:15.53
100 metre hurdles   Cornelia Oschkenat (GDR)
East Germany
12.60   Lyudmila Narozhilenko (URS)
Soviet Union
12.80   Lynda Tolbert (USA)
United States
12.86
400 metre hurdles   Sandra Farmer-Patrick (USA)
United States
53.84   Tatyana Ledovskaya (URS)
Soviet Union
54.86   Sally Gunnell (GBR)
Europe
55.25
4×100 metre relay East Germany
Kerstin Behrendt
Sabine Günther
Silke Möller
Cornelia Oschkenat
42.21 Soviet Union
Natalya Kovtun
Galina Malchugina
Tatyana Papilina
Natalya Voronova
42.76 United States
Sheila Echols
Esther Jones
Dawn Sowell
Wenda Vereen
42.83
4×400 metre relay Americas
Charmaine Crooks
Pauline Davis
Grace Jackson
Ana Fidelia Quirot
3:23.05 East Germany
Annett Hesselbarth
Katrin Schreiter
Christine Wachtel
Grit Breuer
3:23.97 Soviet Union
Lyudmila Dzhigalova
Yelena Golesheva
Marina Shmonina
Yelena Ruzina
3:26.15
High jump   Silvia Costa (CUB)
Americas
2.04   Tamara Bykova (URS)
Soviet Union
1.97   Alina Astafei (ROU)
Europe
1.94
Long jump   Galina Chistyakova (URS)
Soviet Union
7.10   Marieta Ilcu (ROU)
Europe
6.71   Nicole Boegman (AUS)
Oceania
6.64
Shot put   Huang Zhihong (CHN)
Asia
20.73   Heike Hartwig (GDR)
East Germany
20.62   Claudia Losch (FRG)
Europe
20.10
Discus throw   Ilke Wyludda (GDR)
East Germany
71.54   Hou Xuemei (CHN)
Asia
66.04   Maritza Martén (CUB)
Americas
65.40
Javelin throw   Petra Felke (GDR)
East Germany
70.32   Zhang Li (CHN)
Asia
61.50   Laverne Eve (BAH)
Americas
60.32

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