Tefera beat out 2015 World bronze medalist Abdalaati Iguider in what was the first indoor race of his career.
Lisek beat out Olympic champ Thiago Braz da Silva and WR holder Renaud Lavillenie who each only cleared 5.70m. In the discus throw, Germany's Daniel Jasinski got a surprise win over former Olympic champ Robert Harting.
Honami Maeda was runner-up in 2:23:48 as the top-5 were all under 2:30 with Japanese women taking the top-3 spots.
Russia's Danil Llysenko also set the world lead at 2.37m.
Pearson ran 12.87 into a head-wind when she had ran 12.73 two-weeks ago even hitting three hurdles.