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Hahn storms to T35-38 100m win in Birmingham

Sophie Hahn (centre) has the world record at 12.43 secondsBritish Rio Paralympics champion Sophie Hahn was in sparkling form as she eased to victory in the T35-38 100m race at the Birmingham Grand Prix.Hahn, who broke her...

‘It was like a Olympic or world final’ – Asher-Smith shines at Birmingham

Dina Asher-Smith (right) was overtaken by Olympic 400m champion Shaunae Miller-Uibo in the final 60mDina Asher-Smith underlined why is she seen as a World Championships medal contender with an impressive display in the 200m at the Birmingham...

Allyson Felix: Nike changes policy for pregnant athletes

Allyson Felix is the only female track and field athlete to win six Olympic gold medalsSix-time Olympic gold medallist Allyson Felix says female athletes will "no longer be financially penalised for having a child" after Nike changed...

‘Asher-Smith faces a big test’ – Jackson analyses key Birmingham battles

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (second right) got the better of Dina Asher-Smith (second left) at the recent Anniversary GamesMuller Grand PrixVenue: Alexander Stadium, Birmingham Date: 18 AugustCoverage: Live coverage on BBC Two 13:30-16:30 BST, repeated 19:00-22:00 BST on BBC...

British hammer thrower Hitchon ends season to focus on Tokyo 2020

Sophie Hitchon finished fourth at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing, and seventh in London two years laterBritish Olympic hammer bronze medallist Sophie Hitchon has ended her 2019 campaign to focus on preparing for Tokyo 2020.The 28-year-old...

Heptathlon’s student superstar Thiam on prizes, progress and perspective

Thiam is third on the all-time heptathlon list at the age of 24, one place ahead of Britain's Jessica Ennis-HillMuller Grand PrixVenue: Alexander Stadium, Birmingham Date: 18 AugustCoverage: Live coverage on BBC Two 13:30-16:30 BST, repeated 19:00-22:00...

‘Sub two hours is like stepping on moon’ – Kipchoge’s record marathon attempt

Kipchoge wins the London Marathon with second-fastest time everBreaking the two-hour marathon barrier would be "like stepping on the moon", says Eliud Kipchoge, who has "no doubt" he will achieve it in his next attempt.The Kenyan, 34,...

‘I’ve never felt supported by women’ – Semenya to keep fighting IAAF testosterone ruling

Caster Semenya won gold at the 2009, 2011 and 2017 World Championships but will not defend her title in 2019Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya says she has "never really felt very supported" by other women in sport.South...

‘Go body shame elsewhere’ – McColgan upset by ‘skinny’ comments

Eilish McColgan took to Twitter to hit back at criticismScottish athlete Eilish McColgan has responded to comments about her being "skinny" by saying: "Go body shame elsewhere."The middle-distance runner, 28, says she is not surprised young women...

‘Absolutely gutting’ – Relay squad disqualified for naming shot putter in squad

Youcef Zatat, left, was included in the team instead of sprinter Rabah YousifGreat Britain were disqualified from the men's 4x400m relay at the European Athletics Team Championships after a reserve shot putter was named in the line-up...

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Jan Siewert: Huddersfield Town sack head coach after one win in...

Jan Siewert's only league win as Huddersfield boss came against Wolves in FebruaryHuddersfield Town have sacked boss Jan Siewert, who led the...

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