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19.08.2002 Sports News

Zakari is second in Austria

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LINZ, Austria (August 19, 2002 6:08 p.m. EDT) - Frankie Fredericks swept the sprints Monday at the Raiffeisen Gugl-Meeting, winning the 100 meters in 10.19 seconds and the 200 in 20.15. The two-time Olympic silver medalist plans to retire from international competition next year. Aziz Zakari of Ghana was second in both races, finishing the 100 in 10.31 and the 200 in 20.52. LINZ, Austria - Results Monday from the Raiffeisen Gugl-Meeting (race distances in meters): Men 100_1, Frankie Fredericks, Namibia, 10.19 seconds. 2, Aziz Zakiri, Ghana, 10.31. 3, Nobuharu Asahara, Japan, 10.34. 4, Robert Nemeth, Hungary, 10.37. 5, Troy Douglas, Netherlands, 10.38. 6, Alexander Kosenkow, Germany,10.48. 7, Dejan Vojinovic, Croatia, 10.50. 8, Thomas Purkrabek, Austria, 10.84.
From left, Robert Nemeth, from Hungary, Frank Frederiks, from Namibia, and Aziz Zakari, from Ghana, from left, compete during the men's 100 meters run on Monday, Aug. 19, 2002 at the Gugl athletics meeting in Linz, Austria. Frederiks won the race ahead of Zakari and Nemeth took the fourth place. (AP Photo/RUBRA)

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