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Rio Olympics 10,000m: Can Great Britain's Mo Farah defend his crown?

Mo Farah travels to Rio Olympics the in-from favourite to claim a gold medal in the 10,000 metres.

The 33-year-old Britain will be hoping to fend of competition from cross-country expert Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor, the Kenyan considered the only runner in with a realistic chance of beating Britain’s finest. 416 more words


Rio Olympics 5000m: When is Mo Farah racing and who does he need to beat?

Mo Farah heads to Rio in red-hot form with the sole intention of defending his 5,000m Olympic crown.

Farah, 33, asserted himself as the world’s best last week at London’s Anniversary Games, blitzing his competitors in a season record time of 12 min 59.29 sec at the Olympic Stadium. 451 more words


When are Usain Bolt, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Mo Farah in action at the Rio Olympics?

The Rio Olympics is just 10 days away, with excitement already starting to build ahead of a feast of sporting drama.

Team GB have sent their largest travelling party for 24 years, with 366 athletes heading to Brazil, while the likes of Usain Bolt and Michael Phelps are bidding to make history. 663 more words


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What constitutes a perfect weekend?

For me it’s a new experience with family or close friends, maybe some running at the side, or even at its centre. 416 more words


Rio's Golden Favorites: Brit Mo Farah and the 5K

Mo Farah had not competed much in 2016. While Farah, who won gold in both the 5,000- and 10,000-meter races at the London Olympics, as well as gold in both races at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing, the Brit had not run competitively all that much in 2016. 394 more words

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Connecting in Solitude

This weekend saw the 2016 Anniversary Games come to the Olympic Stadium in London. These games have been held annually since 2012 and act as a Diamond League Grand Prix fixture and a showcase for athletics and para athletics. 1,061 more words


Mo Farah Caught Up In Quorn Doping Scandal After Recent Victories

In a wildly astonishing yet ultimately predictable turn of events, Mo Farah has been caught up in a Quorn Doping Scandal after his recent victories at the London Anniversary Games. 279 more words