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Nana Djimou defends pentathlon gold

Updated: March 1, 2013, 6:13 PM ET
Associated Press

GOTEBORG, Sweden -- France's Antoinette Nana Djimou Ida successfully defended her European indoor pentathlon title Friday, edging Yana Maksimava of Belarus by eight points.

Nana Djimou took the lead after the opening 60-meter hurdles, but Maksimava gained ground in the high jump, long jump and shot put on the opening day of the European Indoor Championships.

In the final 800-meter race, Maksimava finished more than two seconds in front of second-place Hanna Melnychenko of Ukraine. ...

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