December 1, 1997 in Sports


Compiled From Wire Services

In Winterberg, Germany, USA I, piloted by Brian Shimer, won the second four-man bobsled World Cup race of the season, edging the Germany I sled.

Japan’s Makiko Ito won the Tokyo International Women’s Marathon in 2:27:45 for her first marathon win. Joyce Chepchumba of Kenya was second at 2:28:02, followed by Jane Salumae of Ethiopia at 2:28:23.

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