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Kelly Massey: Rio 4x400m relay bronze medallist retires on 33rd birthday

Rio Olympic bronze medal winning 400m relay runner Kelly Massey has marked her 33rd birthday – by retiring. Massey raced in the 4x400m heats at the Rio 2016 Games and therefore received a medal after her team-mates went on to ...

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Muir 'excited for the next few months' despite missing Commonwealths

Media playback is not supported on this device It may surprise some that Laura Muir will not be competing at the Commonwealth Games in April, when an obvious chance to boost her major medal collection beckons. But the Scot has ...

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Laura Muir begins indoor season with 3,000m gold medal

Double European Indoor champion Laura Muir got 2018 off to a winning start with a 3,000m gold medal at the Scottish Championships on Sunday. The 24-year-old, who will not be competing at the Commonwealth Games in April because it clashes ...

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James Dasaolu & Ashleigh Nelson withdraw from Commonwealth Games 2018

James Dasaolu and Ashleigh Nelson have withdrawn from Team England’s Commonwealth Games squad. Two-time European champion Dasaolu, 30, is Britain’s second fastest man over 100m and had been entered to compete in the 100m and 4x100m relay. Nelson, 26, who ...

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Scottish athlete Chris Bennett will not repeat Glasgow 2014 mistakes

Hammer thrower Chris Bennett says he has learned from the mistakes he made at Glasgow 2014 as he targets a medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The Scot, 28, finished last in the final at Glasgow 2014, describing the event ...

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Asher-Smith to push Schippers? Sporting predictions for 2018

“Que sera, sera, whatever will be, will be.” Which is all very well if you are on a coach bound for Wembley, but not when it comes to 2018. There are enough uncertainties to the new year, without sport adding ...

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Asher-Smith to push Schippers? Sporting predictions for 2018

“Que sera, sera, whatever will be, will be.” Which is all very well if you are on a coach bound for Wembley, but not when it comes to 2018. There are enough uncertainties to the new year, without sport adding ...

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Sophie Kamlish: Para-athlete does not want to be known as 'Blade Babe'

World Para-athletics champion sprinter Sophie Kamlish says she would rather not be known as the next “Blade Babe”. The 21-year-old, who had her lower leg amputated aged seven after a birth defect, runs using a prosthetic blade. Her Dutch rival ...

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Sophie Kamlish: Para-athlete does not want to be known as 'Blade Babe'

World Para-athletics champion sprinter Sophie Kamlish says she would rather not be known as the next “Blade Babe”. The 21-year-old, who had her lower leg amputated aged seven after a birth defect, runs using a prosthetic blade. Her Dutch rival ...

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Luvo Manyonga: Drugs, redemption and jumping far

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The 2017 world long jump champion Luvo Manyonga talks about his battle with crystal meth and of his desire to break the long jump record. BBC Sport – Athletics

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