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Street athletics shows off stars up close – Pozzi

Great CityGames Venue: Deansgate, Manchester Date: Friday, 18 May Coverage: Live on BBC Two, BBC iPlayer and the BBC Sport website and app from 18:00-19:30 BST Bringing athletics to the streets is a great way to show just how remarkable ...

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Robbie Grabarz: Olympic high jump bronze medallist retires

British high jumper Robbie Grabarz, who won a bronze medal the London 2012 Olympics, has retired. The 30-year-old won gold at the 2012 European Championships and silver at the World Indoors in 2016, and finished fourth at Rio 2016. He ...

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Mark Dry: 'This could be my last chance to represent Scotland'

Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Mark Dry will compete in Sunday’s Loughborough International athletics event, despite requiring hip surgery. The hammer thrower is seeking funding for the operation, which will provide him with a complete new metal or ceramic hip, “as ...

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Prescod to run at Great CityGames against Aikines-Aryeetey

Great CityGames Venue: Deansgate, Manchester Date: Friday, 18 May Coverage: Live on BBC Two, BBC iPlayer and the BBC Sport website and app from 18:00-19:30 BST British 100m champion Reece Prescod will compete against compatriot Harry Aikines-Aryeetey in the Great ...

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Ex-sprinter Campbell 'relieved to be alive' after bleed in brain

British former Olympic champion Darren Campbell says he is “relieved to be alive” as he recovers in hospital after suffering a bleed in the brain. The 44-year-old had to be resuscitated when he was rushed to hospital last Tuesday after ...

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Prescod beats Gatlin to win 100m at Diamond League

Diamond League 2018 Venue: Shanghai, China Date: 12 May Coverage details: Highlights show on BBC Two on Sunday, 13 May, from 12:00 BST Britain’s Reece Prescod beat world champion Justin Gatlin to seal a shock 100m victory at the Shanghai ...

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World champion Pozzi to face Merritt in Manchester

Great CityGames Venue: Deansgate, Manchester Date: Friday, 18 May Coverage: Live on BBC Two and the BBC Sport website, 18:00-19:30 BST World indoor hurdles champion Andrew Pozzi will face 2012 Olympic gold medallist Aries Merritt at the Great CityGames in ...

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Belfast Marathon death: Stephen Heaney named

A runner from Limavady who died after collapsing during the Belfast marathon has been named. Stephen Heaney, 50, collapsed at the Sydenham bypass, five miles into the race. The event’s organisers said two ambulances were quickly at the scene to ...

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'There's nothing left of my hip but I still won a medal' – Dry on his surgery funding battle

Scottish hammer thrower Mark Dry is hoping to find funding for a hip operation “as soon as possible”. Dry needs surgery for a complete new metal or ceramic hip, which would require a four to six-month recovery. The 30-year-old won ...

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'Achievements crumbling before my eyes' – 'traumatised' Kiprop vows to fight

Former Olympic 1500m champion Asbel Kiprop says he is “traumatised” after failing a drugs test and will “fight” to prove his innocence. Kenya’s three-time world champion, 28, tested positive for EPO after an out-of-competition test in November 2017. Kiprop was ...

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