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European Indoor Athletics: Muir wins second gold, Philip takes 60m title

Britain’s Laura Muir and Asha Philip won gold at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Belgrade.

Muir, 23, gained her second gold of the championships with victory in the 3,000m on Sunday following her 1500m win the previous day.

The Scot eased away from the rest of the field to break the championship record in eight minutes 35.68 seconds…………Read More

Isobel Pooley reflects on ‘miserable’ World Indoor Championships

British high jumper Isobel Pooley is working towards a place in Team GB’s squad for the 2016 Olympics.

The 23-year-old set a new indoor personal best of 1.93m at the Glasgow Indoor Grand Prix earlier this year, but could only come 10th at the Indoor World Championships in March……….Read More

Mo Farah gets bronze in Cardiff

Britain’s Mo Farah won a bronze medal as Kenya’s Geoffrey Kamworor won back-to-back World Half Marathon titles in testing conditions in Cardiff. 

Farah’s time of 59 minutes 59 seconds in a fast-paced race was 27 seconds off his own European record…….Read More