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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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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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Three Vikings and a Brother l-r: Peter Lund, Darren Bruce, Peter Fejfer and Klaus Oestergaard

Canary Wharf fitness instructor conquers world’s Toughest Mudder

Darren Bruce took on the ‘ultimate test of strength and endurance’ when he competed in the World’s Toughest Mudder last month – and he’s ruled out putting his body through the torment again.

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Mo Farah during the Great North Run. Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images

Mo Farah: I have a dream of running the streets of London and having the crowd behind me

Golden moments may have become almost second nature to Mo Farah during his illustrious track career but he has urged patience in his quest to join the world marathon racing elite.

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Mo Farah celebrates winning gold in the men's 5,000 metres at the 2013 IAAF World Athletics Championships. Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Mo Farah and Christine Ohuruogu named best Brit athletes of 2013

Newham & Essex Beagles duo Mo Farah and Christine Ohuruogu have been named as Britain’s athletes of the year.

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Christine Ohuruogu celebrates winning the 400m gold at the World Championships in Moscow. Dave Thompson/PA

Stratford athlete Christine Ohuruogu nominated for prestigious award

Stratford athlete Christine Ohuruogu has been nominated for a prestigious end-of-year award.

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James Dasaolu. Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

Dasaolu out to prove doubters wrong with world indoor gold

Sprinter James Dasaolu will bid for a medal at next year’s World Indoor Championships adamant that his fitness record can no longer be questioned.

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Mo Farah celebrates winning the men's 10,000m gold medal at the London 2012 Olympics. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Mo Farah will skip Glasgow Commonwealth Games to focus on London Marathon

Mo Farah has revealed that he does not intend to run at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Mo Farah is pictured after winning the men's 3,000 metres during the Birmingham Grand Prix at the National Indoor Arena, Birmingham.

Mo Farah rules out new record at London Marathon

Mo Farah has played down suggestions he could break the two-hour barrier for a marathon.

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Phillips Idowu. Photo: Adam Davy/PA Wire

UK Athletics chief in dark over Phillips Idowu after Lottery funding stripped

UK Athletics performance director Neil Black has admitted the governing body is still in the dark over the future of Phillips Idowu.

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Mo Farah celebrates after winning the men's 5,000m gold medal during the London 2012 Olympics. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Mo Farah responds to Wilshere comments and says he’s proud to run for England

Double Olympic and World champion Mo Farah hit back at Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere’s comment that only English people should play football for England.

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Adam Gemili. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Gemili changes coach and will train with Dasaolu

Adam Gemili has revealed he has switched coaches and will train alongside fellow British sprinter James Dasaolu.

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Madison Amber, 5, who came second place is the under 8's Easter Bonnet competition Photo: David Mirzoeff

Pictures: Easter fun at Mudchute Farm

Mudchute Farm celebrated Easter with a host of seasonal events.

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The pop-up will mark Record Store Day, which is on Saturday (Picture: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

World’s smallest disco to open in Stoke Newington

Two musicians behind the ‘90s hit Brimful of Asha are launching the world’s smallest disco in Stoke Newington this weekend.

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