Andrew Osagie fails to progress from 800m heats in Zurich

Great Britain's Andrew Osagie fails to get out of the 800m European Championships heats after recently being disqualified at the Commonwealth Games.

Andrew Osagie's disappointing summer continued at the European Championships in Zurich tonight as he failed to progress from the 800m heats.

Andrew Osagie leads the pack during the men's 800m heats in Zurich on August 12, 2014© Getty Images

The Brit, who was disqualified at the recent Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, could only finish fifth in his heat and just missed out on a fastest-loser qualification place.

Osagie's teammate Michael Rimmer also missed out on qualifying.

The fastest time of the heats was set by Ireland's Mark English, who crossed the line in 1:47.38. The semi-finals are tomorrow, before the final on Friday.

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