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KINGMAKER AND DREAM-BREAKER

THERE is no hiding behind platitudes for British Athletics performance director Neil Black. The 80-strong squad which will head out to Brazil in less than two weeks is his, and Black knows the buck stops with him.

Neil Black: British Athletics performance director
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The UK Sport medal target hasn’t made his job much easier, demanding between seven and nine medals from the Games – more than the six achieved in 2012, considered a disappointment by former head coach Charles van Commenee.

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