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Mo Farah. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Mo Farah pulls out of Commonwealth games

Londoner Mo Farah has pulled out of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow due to illness.

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Chris Zah (left) is presented with his award (Picture by Barry Morse/British Athletics)

Top London coach recieves European Athletics award

Chris Zah honoured at British Athletics Championships

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Adam Gemili (right) finished behind Danny Talbot in the final of the men's 200m at the Sainsbury's British Athletics Championships at Birmingham's Alexander Stadium (pic: Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

Gemili edged out of gold

UEL student will not panic after 200m defeat

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Georgie Taylor competes at the British Championships tomorrow in Birmingham.

Havering’s Taylor ready for a taste of the big time at British Championships

Seventeen-year-old Havering AC discus thrower Georgie Taylor is full of excitement heading into tomorrow’s British Championships in Birmingham tomorrow, but for the youngster it was almost a missed opportunity.

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Niall Flannery

Flannery confirmed for the Commomwealth Games

Newham & Essex Beagles hurdler gets the call for Glasgow

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Chris Zah poses with Jim Howell and the Queen's Baton at the Olympic Park in Stratford

Zah shocked by relay role

Athletics coach acts as baton bearer

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One Mo Mile: Great Britain's Mo Farah (left) and Kenya's Emmanuel Mutai in the final mile on Embankment. Picture: Tim Ireland/PA Wire.

Mo Farah finishes eighth in first full London Marathon as Wilson Kipsang wins

Mo Farah finished in eighth place in his debut London Marathon as Wilson Kipsang claimed victory on the streets of the capital.

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Mo Farah poses in front of London's Tower Bridge. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)

Mo Farah targets London Marathon glory but British record is first aim

When Mo Farah lines walks to the start line of the London Marathon this Sunday, the double Olympic champion will be looking to make his debut in such a distance a victorious run.

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Mo Farah poses for a photo ahead of the London Marathon. (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Mo Farah focused on smashing British record at London Marathon

Olympic hero Mo Farah is eager to break the British record when he makes his first ever competitive appearance in the London Marathon on Sunday.

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Mo Farah performs the mobot at Team GB's London 2012 victory parade. (Photo by David Davies - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

6 reasons why we love Mo Farah

As we prepare to cheer on Mo Farah in this weekend’s London Marathon, we remind ourselves what’s made Britain’s greatest athlete a true national treasure...

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James Dasaolu (left) and Dwain Chambers. Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Injury threatens James Dasaolu’s spot at World Indoor Championships

James Dasaolu has been advised to abandon his hopes of a first global medal at next month’s World Indoor Championships after suffering an injury scare on Saturday.

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Woodford Green's Dan Awde competes in Birmingham on Saturday. Pic: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Awde hoping to take on the world after battling bronze in Sheffield

Woodford Green 400m runner Dan Awde went into National Indoor Championships at Sheffield with no expectations whatsoever – but came out with a bronze medal to show for his hard work.

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James Dasaolu in action in the men's 60 metres at the British Athletics Indoor Championships. Photo: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

James Dasaolu holds off Dwain Chambers to win British indoor title

James Dasaolu issued another statement of intent ahead of the World Indoor Championships by recovering from an awful start to beat Dwain Chambers to the UK 60 metres title in Sheffield.

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Tyesha Mattis

Teenage gymnast wins Canary Wharf sports gong

Teenage gymnast Tyesha Mattis was crowned Canary Wharf Sports Peronsality of the Year at a glittering ceremony.

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Paula Radcliffe. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Paula Radcliffe eyes London Marathon swansong

Paula Radcliffe would love to compete in one last London Marathon before calling time on her career.

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Mo Farah. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Mo Farah pulls out of Commonwealth games

Londoner Mo Farah has pulled out of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow due to illness.

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Reptons Glasgow-bound Charlie Edwards (left)  Pic: Chris Bevan

Repton’s Charlie bids for Glasgow Games glory

21-year-old aims to add his name to great Repton gold winners of the past

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Surrey's Gary Wilson (2nd left) is congratulated by team mates after his direct run-out to dismiss Middlesex's John Simpson

Surrey triumph against Middlesex in last-ball thriller at Lord’s

Surrey are closing in on a home quarter-final in the NatWest T20 Blast after they scraped past London rivals Middlesex in a last-ball finish at Lord’s.

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Saracens' David Strettle

Strettle says Saracens have got over their heartbreak after return to training

EXCLUSIVE: David Strettle says Saracens have recovered from their heartbreak and are ready to go again after returning to pre-season training.

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Raiders player-coach Danny Marshall (left) has been in talks with players about the 2014/15 season (pic: John Scott)

Marshall moves to reassure Raiders fans

Player-coach ready to release signing news

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