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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Christie Breaks Records

LIEVIN, France () -- Britain's Linford Christie broke a pair of records within 90 minutes Sunday to highlight the Lievin international indoor track meet.


The Olympic and world 100-meter champion, Christie made a rare appearance in the 200 meters and broke the indoor mark with 20.25 seconds. That bettered the old mark of 20.36 set by France's Bruno Marie-Rose in 1987 on the same track.


Sergei Bubka of Ukraine, who set a world record in this meet two years ago, just missed another at 6.16 meters. He had to settle for a 6.00 winning heigh