P134 Teletext 134 Dec10 20:50:10              ———————————————————————————   McKIERNAN STRIKES GOLD Catherina McKiernan, runner-up at the last three World Cross Country championships, finally struck gold to win the inaugural European title at Alnwick Castle, Northumberland. The 25-year-old Irish runner outpaced Spaniard Julia Vaquero by a couple of strides in a thrilling finish. McKiernan timed her break in the 4,500m race perfectly in the final lap. ——————————————————————————————————1/2—— World results 168 UK results 167 YOUR STARS WITH PATRIC WALKER SEE PAGE 356 Next Sport Extra Football Local sport
P134 Teletext 134 Dec10 20:50:00              ———————————————————————————   GUERRA STORMS TO EURO TITLE Portugal's Paulo Guerra was a runaway winner of the men's European Championship at Alnwick Castle. Britain's expected challenge failed to materialise with their highest-placed runner, Andrew Pearson, finishing in llth place. Three times national champion Richard Nerurkar had a particularly disappointing race in 25th position. ——————————————————————————————————2/2—— World results 168 UK results 167 NATIONAL AND REGIONAL WEATHER p180 Next Sport Extra Football Local sport