The Match: Europe lead United States by 27 points after day one of two in Minsk

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Europe lead the usa following the launching of the The Match sports competition in Minsk, Belarus by 27 points.
Britain’s Daryll Neita produced a fine run to win the women’s 100m within 11.29 moments, however the US finished first, second and third in the men’s event.
Alexandra Bell, the other athlete, won the women’s 800m but Jake Wightman lost out in a sprint finish.
The event concludes on Tuesday.
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Belarus’ Maksim Nedasekau won the high jump by clearing 2.35m, a universe lead for 2019, while USA won the last race of the day – that the men’s 4x100m relay – in a time of 38.26 seconds.
The quartet consisted of Isiah Young, Mike Rodgers, Demek Kemp and Chris Belcher, though Belcher, who ran the last leg later apologised for slowing down and celebrating before the end of the race.
He composed on Twitter:”Only want to choose the opportunity to apologize to USA Track and Field, the training team, and also my USA teammates for showboating.
“That’s not my way of running and that I know I destroyed a chance for us to have a top time on the planet for your 4×100. I’m truly sorry and will not take action.”
You receive nine points for every event achievement and a guide is held by Europe after 18 of the 37 occasions.
There’ll be yet another 19 contests on Tuesday, with the last one being a mixed relay, with every quartet comprising 2 girls and two men.
This is the final event on the athletics calendar from 27 September to 6 October before the World Championships in Doha.
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