Result: David Devine wins bronze in T13 1500m

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Great Britain's David Devine wins bronze in the final of the men's T13 1500m.

Great Britain's David Devine has taken a bronze medal in the final of the men's T13 1500m.

Devine kicked early just before the bell but despite falling back to third, he broke his personal best time by six full seconds, his time 3:49.79.

Abderrahim Zhiou of Tunisia timed his run to perfection, overtaking Kenya's David Korir at the final bend to run a world record 3:48.31.

Korir's time was 3:48.84 and the front three were comfortable with their medal wins.

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