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Lorraine Ugen wins but GB lie fifth in Athletics World Cup

BBC Athletics - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 15:43
Great Britain lie fifth out of eight nations after the first day of the inaugural Athletics World Cup at London Stadium.
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Leon Reid: Sprinter gets date for IAAF meeting on Ireland transfer

BBC Athletics - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 08:33
Leon Reid is set to learn if his application to represent Ireland is successful when the IAAF discuss the issue on 26 July.
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Ugen named GB captain for first Athletics World Cup

BBC Athletics - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 06:03
Lorraine Ugen will lead the British team in the weekend's inaugural Athletics World Cup at the London Stadium.
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'Brilliant' teenager Jake Heyward has every chance of success - Steve Cram

BBC Athletics - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 03:00
Former 1500m world champion Steve Cram says Welsh teenager Jake Heyward has 'every chance' of success but must be left to develop at his own pace.
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Diamond League: Laura Muir runs season's best 1500m time in Lausanne

BBC Athletics - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 06:28
Laura Muir finishes second in the Diamond League meet running a season's best 1500m time of three minutes 58.18 seconds in Lausanne.
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Lausanne Diamond League: Laura Muir eyes European gold after season's best over 1500m

BBC Athletics - Thu, 07/05/2018 - 15:28
Laura Muir targets gold at next month's European Championships after finishing second in the 1500m at the Diamond League meet in Lausanne.
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Beth Dobbin eyes medals after sprinting into GB athletics limelight

BBC Athletics - Thu, 07/05/2018 - 13:00
Beth Dobbin has overcome illness, injury and financial woes to win her first GB call-up for the Athletics World Cup.
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Athletics World Cup: Beth Dobbin & Lorraine Ugen named in GB team

BBC Athletics - Thu, 07/05/2018 - 04:51
Sprinter Beth Dobbin and long jumper Lorraine Ugen are among 21 British champions who will compete at the Athletics World Cup.
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Katarina Johnson-Thompson: Heptathlete says she has yet to reach her peak

BBC Athletics - Mon, 07/02/2018 - 09:38
Katarina Johnson-Thompson aims to build on her Commonwealth Games heptathlon triumph and says the best is yet to come.
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Italian runners win gold and social media praise

BBC Athletics - Mon, 07/02/2018 - 06:42
Praise for the victorious Italian runners whose exploits went viral on social media
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British Championships: Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake pips Adam Gemili to win the men's 200m

BBC Athletics - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 13:34
Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake admits he had to 'pull it out of the bag' to narrowly win the men's 200m title at the British Championships ahead of Adam Gemili.
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British Championships: Beth Dobbin wins 200m title in dramatic fashion

BBC Athletics - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 13:31
Beth Dobbin says she was 'overwhelmed' after claiming the women's 200m title in dramatic fashion ahead of Bianca Williams.
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British Championships: Laura Muir wins 800m title with impressive victory

BBC Athletics - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 13:06
Laura Muir wins the 800m title at the British Championships and says she will enter the event and the 1500m at the European Championships in Berlin.
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'Bitter' Sharp accuses Muir of gamesmanship

BBC Athletics - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 13:02
Laura Muir refutes suggestions by Lynsey Sharp of gamesmanship after she wins the 800m title at the British Championships.
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Dai Greene: European qualification 'a big moment for me'

BBC Athletics - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 11:37
Dai Greene says he'll savour the moment after winning the British 400m hurdles title and securing his place at the 2018 European Championships.
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British Championships: Laura Muir wins 800m title with impressive victory

BBC Athletics - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 10:48
Laura Muir wins the women's 800m title at the British Championships and plans to enter the event at the Europeans.
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Qatar's Abderrahman Samba closing in on 400m hurdles world record

BBC Athletics - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 05:46
Qatar's Abderrahman Samba becomes only the second man in history to run under 47 seconds in the 400m hurdles with victory in the Diamond League in Paris.
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Diamond League: Abderrahman Samba and Caster Semenya set historic times in Paris

BBC Athletics - Sat, 06/30/2018 - 15:13
Qatar's Abderrahman Samba and South Africa's Caster Semenya produce some of the fastest runs of all time at the Diamond League meeting in Paris.
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British Championships: Reece Prescod wins narrow 100m final

BBC Athletics - Sat, 06/30/2018 - 11:01
Reece Prescod edges out Zharnel Hughes and CJ Ujah to retain his British Championship 100m title in Birmingham.
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British Championships: Dina Asher-Smith dominates in 100m victory

BBC Athletics - Sat, 06/30/2018 - 10:56
Dina Asher-Smith dominates the field as she comfortably sprints her way to victory in the 100m at the British Championships in Birmingham.
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