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Vicaut takes 60m crown in photo-finish

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French sprinter Jimmy Vicaut clinched the European indoor men's 60m title on Saturday, taking the gold medal after a photo-finish with Britain's James Dasaolu. 

France's Jimmy Vicaut celebrates winning the men's 60m final on the podium at the European Indoor Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden, on March 2, 2013. Vicaut clinched the European indoor men's 60m title on Saturday, taking the gold medal after a photo-finish with Britain's James Dasaolu.

Both men clocked 6.48sec, the best time in the world this season, but the Frenchman got the nod with Italy's Michael Tumi taking bronze in 6.52sec.

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