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Alison Leonard (800m): Lost out on the unfilled third 800m spot despite being the third fastest Brit in 2016 and having achieved six Olympic qualifying times within the period.

Her failure to make the European Championship final, plus having only run inside the 2:01.50 once in 2016, will have worked against her.

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THE BIG INTERVIEW 16 JAMES DASAOLU GB 100m champion hopes his injury woes are behind him as he heads to Rio SPOTLIGHT 24 WHICH UNIVERSITY? International athlete Ross Murray’s tips for athletes choosing their next step in education 30 WHERE ARE THEY NOW? 1976 Olympic 1500m finalist Frank Clement NEWS 6 Black embraces huge responsibility 8 GB’s Olympic sprint relay hopes 14 Rooney targets Rio 4x400m gold PERFORMANCE 36 Sports science news 38 Killer Session – David Hemery 40 Products – Backpacks 42 Club Night – Leighton Buzzard AC STATISTICS 20 Mel Watman analyses how the female winners from London 2012 have fared since TALKING POINT 28 Eurosport commentator Tim Hutchings on his latest travels around the athletics world ACTION 44 SCHOOLS INTERNATIONAL Top young athletes in action at Ashford 48 EUROPEAN YOUTH CHAMPS Britain top the table in Georgia with 13 medals, including five golds 52 MONACO DIAMOND LEAGUE Caster Semenya runs 1:55 56 GREAT NEWHAM LONDON RUN Thousands of runners enjoy rare chance to run in the former Olympic Stadium 58 INEOS GO RUN FOR FUN World’s biggest children’s fun run RESULTS & FIXTURES 60 Results round-up 72 Müller Anniversary Games preview 77 What’s On – fixtures guide REGULARS 33 YOUR SAY 34 YOUNG ATHLETE 81 QUIZ CORNER 82 DIP FINISH

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Andy Vernon: “He’s in reasonable shape and there’s no reason
AT OUR last team meeting before we went to Sydney
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CHRISTINE OHURUOGU says she empathises with the pain of Olympic
PARALYMPIC sprint world champion and world recordholder Richard Browne has
AN EXPLOSIVE report that was commissioned by the World Anti-Doping
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STAGED exactly two weeks before the start of the Rio
JONNIE PEACOCK says doubling his workload and a strict focus
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TALKING POINT
WITH THE athletics in Rio getting underway just 20 days
ACTION
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BRITAIN topped the medal table with 13 podium places, including
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