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BIRCHFIELD: STRONG CASE FOR THE DEFENCE

MIDLANDS CLUB ENJOY AN EASY VICTORY IN THE FIRST LEAGUE MATCH OF THE SEASON
Dan Bramble: top in a high-calibre long jump with 7.66m
MARK SHEARMAN

BIRCHFIELD HARRIERS got the defence of their title off to a fine start with a solid victory while Premiership new boys Liverpool and hosts Windsor, Slough, Eton & Hounslow struggled.

The winners did not produce a single A-string victory on the track, but strong minor places helped the champions to amass the highest number of points from the running events. In an all-round show of strength they also topped the field points standings but did have two field-event victories through javelin thrower Greg Millar and high jumper Tom Parsons. Birchfield’s five wins in B-string events also helped their cause.

Max Eaves: 5.57m in the vault

Parsons was one of three jumpers over 2.20m, but all failed thereafter at 2.25m, with Barry Pender being awarded equal first and David Smith relegated to third on countback.

The high jump was marred by a freak accident to Sale triple jumper Ricardo Twumasi, who was only in the event to get points for his club.

Zane Duquemin: took a below-par discus competition
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THE BIG INTERVIEW 14 DINA ASHER-SMITH Sprinter’s remarkable journey from kit carrier at London 2012 to Rio medal hope SPOTLIGHT 20 BACK TO BASICS Legends Basil Heatley and Bill Adcocks discuss Britain’s current marathon plight 24 MICHELLE CARTER Interview with the world indoor shot champ 38 ZATOPEK BOOK REVIEW Mel Watman recaps on the latest insights into one of the all-time greats NEWS 7 Paula Radcliffe concerned at CAS ruling 8 Trayvon Bromell at Manchester CityGames 9 London Olympic track relaid STATISTICS 30 ROAD TO RIO The history of the men’s javelin at the Olympic Games TALKING POINT 28 LANE TWO CURSE Why sprinters may be hoping to avoid the second lane in this year’s Olympics PERFORMANCE 42 Sports science news 44 High jump masterclass with Allan Smith 46 When should you run twice a day? 48 Product reviews – summer tops 50 Club Night – Keswick AC ACTION 52 DOHA DIAMOND LEAGUE Eilidh Doyle takes victory at a top-quality series-opener 56 BRITISH ATHLETICS LEAGUE Birchfield open title defence in style RESULTS & FIXTURES 60 Top results from last weekend 72 Previews of the Shanghai Diamond League, Great Bristol 10km, BMC Manchester and BMAF Road Relays 75 Fixtures for the month ahead REGULARS 40 YOUNG ATHLETE 78 QUIZ CORNER 82 DIP FINISH

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