GOTEBORG, Sweden (AP) -- France's Antoinette Nana Djimou Ida has retained her European indoor pentathlon title, edging out Yana Maksimava of Belarus by eight points.
Nana Djimou took the lead Friday after the opening 60-meter hurdles, but Maksimava gained ground in the high jump, long jump and shot put.
In the final 800-meter race, Maksimava finished more than 2 seconds in front of second-place Hanna Melnychenko of Ukraine, with Nan Djimou nearly 6 seconds behind.
But the final tally gave Nana Djimou 4,666 points and Maksimava 4,658. Melnychenko took bronze.