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Zharnel Hughes beats Yohan Blake and Tyson Gay in Boston Games 100m

Britain’s Zharnel Hughes beat 2011 world champion Yohan Blake and American Tyson Gay to win the Boston Games 100m. Hughes, 22, won in 9.99 seconds with South African Akani Simbine second, Blake third and Gay fourth. It is the first ...

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'Tired' Farah wins 10km Great Manchester Run – report & highlights

Media playback is not supported on this device Britain’s Olympic and world 10,000m champion Mo Farah said he felt “tired” after his first victory in the 10km Great Manchester Run. Farah, who finished third at the London Marathon last month, ...

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Ex-sprinter Campbell home after brain bleed

British former Olympic champion Darren Campbell has left hospital and is recovering at home after suffering a bleed in the brain. The 44-year-old had to be resuscitated after having a seizure at home. “Thank you to everyone for your prayers ...

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Andrew Pozzi opens up about mental health: 'You lose your identity'

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Great Britain’s 110m hurdler Andrew Pozzi, the 2018 world indoor 60m hurdles champion, tells Sportsday about dealing with mental health as an athlete. BBC Sport – Athletics

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Pozzi & Merritt beaten by Poland's Czykier in Great CityGames

The expected Great CityGames duel between Aries Merritt and Andrew Pozzi over 110m hurdles produced an unexpected winner with Poland’s Damian Czykier taking an error-strewn race. American world record-holder Merrit and Britain’s world indoor champion Pozzi both clattered hurdles, finishing ...

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Live athletics on BBC TV and online – watch Farah, Felix and the Night of 10,000m PB's

BBC Sport will bring you coverage of the Great Manchester Run on Sunday, 20 May, as British marathon record holder Mo Farah takes on a strong field in Europe’s biggest 10k. Farah’s greatest threat is Kenya’s 2017 world marathon champion ...

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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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