Athletics Update

Jessica Ennis-Hill of Great Britain reacts after competing in the Women's Heptathlon High Jump during day one of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 22, 2015
Jessica Ennis-Hill leading women's heptathlon
Team GB's Jessica Ennis-Hill leads the women's heptathlon at the end of the first day.
Aug 13, 03:30
Ashton Eaton celebrates winning his heat of the 400 metres in the men's decathlon athletics event at the 2015 IAAF World Championships at the 'Bird's Nest' National Stadium in Beijing on August 28, 2015
Ashton Eaton on course to break decathlon world record
Reigning world decathlon champion Ashton Eaton extends his lead after strong performances in the pole vault and javelin events.
Aug 29, 12:01
Shelayna Oskan-Clarke of Great Britain compete in the Women's 800 metres semi-final during day six of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 27, 2015
Shelayna Oskan-Clarke into 800m final
Great Britain's Shelayna Oskan-Clarke produces a big personal best to reach the final of the women's 800m, but Jenny Meadows and Lynsey Sharp crash out.
Aug 27, 13:29
Great Britain's Dina Asher-Smith reacts after competing in a women's 200 M heat during the European Athletics Championships at the Letzigrund stadium in Zurich on August 14, 2014
Dina Asher-Smith powers into 200m final
Great Britain's Dina Asher-Smith smashes her personal best on her way into the women's 200m final at the World Athletics Championships.
Aug 27, 12:57
Hurder David Oliver of the United States on the track ahead of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at the Beijing National Stadium on August 21, 2015
David Oliver, Aries Merritt ease into 110m hurdles final
Reigning world champion David Oliver and compatriot Aries Merritt ease into the final of the men's 110m hurdles at the World Athletics Championships.
Aug 27, 12:31
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Chris O'Hare joins Charlie Brice in 1500m semi-finals
Great Britain's Chris O'Hare joins Charlie Grice in the semi-final of the 1500m in Beijing with a fifth-place finish.
Aug 27, 04:23
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Stephanie Twell's final hopes hang in the balance after seventh-place finish
Stephanie Twell misses out on automatic qualification into the 5,000m final in Beijing as the GB runner faces an anxious wait to know if she advances as a fastest loser.
Aug 27, 03:12
Jennifer Meadows of Great Britain reacts following the women's 800 metres semi final during day seven of 13th IAAF World Athletics Championships at Daegu Stadium on September 2, 2011
Jenny Meadows joins Lynsey Sharp, Shelayna Oskan-Clarke in 800m final
Jenny Meadows qualifies for the women's 800m final of the World Athletics Championships to join teammate Lynsey Sharp and Shelayna Oskan-Clarke in the showpiece.
Aug 26, 04:26
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Shelayna Oskan-Clarke joins Lynsey Sharp in 800m final
Shelayna Oskan-Clarke joins GB teammate Lynsey Sharp in the final of the women's 800m final in Beijing after coming through her heat unscathed.
Aug 26, 04:15
Usain Bolt of Jamaica wins gold in the Men's 100 metres final during day two of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 23, 2015
Usain Bolt cruises into 200m semi-finals
Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin both ease into the 200m semi-finals at the World Athletics Championships, alongside GB duo Zharnel Hughes and Danny Talbot.
Aug 25, 13:11
Christine Ohuruogu during the women's 400m heats in Zurich on August 12, 2014
Christine Ohuruogu powers into 400m final
Christine Ohuruogu remains on course to defend her world 400m title having powered to victory in her semi-final heat in Beijing.
Aug 25, 12:24
Holly Bleasdale of Great Britain and Northern Ireland competes in the Women's Pole Vault Qualification on March 1, 2013
Holly Bradshaw catapults herself into pole vault final in Beijing
Holly Bradshaw reaches the final of the women's pole vault at the World Athletic Championships in Beijing.
Aug 24, 04:51
Asha Philip, Ashleigh Nelson, Anyika Onuora and Desiree Henry pose with a Union Jack after winning gold in the Women's 4x100 metres relay final during day six of the 22nd European Athletics Championships at Stadium Letzigrund on August 17, 2014
Anyika Onuora sneaks through to semi-finals with personal best in Beijing
Anyika Onuora sneaks through to the women's 400m semi-finals at the World Championship as she qualifies as one of the fastest losers after finishing fourth in her heat.
Aug 24, 04:35
Great Britain's Greg Rutherford, holding his national flag, celebrates after winning the Men's Long Jump final during the European Athletics Championships at the Letzigrund stadium in Zurich on August 17, 2014
Greg Rutherford reaches long jump final in Beijing
Greg Rutherford remains on course to add a world title to his Olympic, European and Commonwealth triumphs after reaching the long jump final in Beijing.
Aug 24, 04:20
Christine Ohuruogu during the women's 400m heats in Zurich on August 12, 2014
Christine Ohuruogu cruises into semi-finals
Christine Ohuruogu maintains her pursuit of a third world title by cruising into the semi-finals of the 400m in Beijing.
Aug 24, 04:18
David Rudisha of Kenya competes in the Men's 800 metres heats at Hampden Park during day six of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 29, 2014
David Rudisha through to World Athletics Championships 800m final
David Rudisha makes the final of the 800m at the World Athletics Championships, but pre-event favourite Nijel Amos crashes out.
Aug 23, 13:42
Mike Rodgers of the United States, Usain Bolt of Jamaica and Reza Ghasemi of Iran compete in the Men's 100 metres heats during day one of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 22, 2015
Usain Bolt squeezes into World Athletics Championships 100m final
Usain Bolt stumbles before securing a place in the men's 100m final, while Justin Gatlin cruises through in Beijing.
Aug 23, 12:32
Jessica Ennis-Hill of Great Britain reacts after competing in the Women's Heptathlon High Jump during day one of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 22, 2015
Jessica Ennis-Hill on brink of gold medal triumph at World Athletics Championships
Jessica Ennis-Hill is on the brink of securing the gold medal in the heptathlon at the World Athletics Championships with just the 800m left in the competition.
Aug 23, 06:04
Asha Philip competes during the women's 100m heats at Hampden Park, Glasgow on day four of the 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 27, 2014
Great Britain's Asha Philip qualifies for women's 100m semi-finals in Beijing
Great Britain's Asha Philip secures her place in the semi-finals of the women's 100m at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.
Aug 23, 05:29
Great Britain's Martyn Rooney celebrates his victory in the Men's 400m final during the European Athletics Championships at the Letzigrund stadium in Zurich on August 15, 2014
Martyn Rooney, Rabah Yousif through to men's 400m semi-finals
Great Britain duo Martyn Rooney and Rabah Yousif reach the semi-finals of the men's 400m at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.
Aug 23, 04:54
Eilidh Child of Scotland competes in the Women's 400 metres hurdles heats at Hampden Park during day six of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 29, 2014
Eilidh Child, Meghan Beesley reach women's 400m hurdles semi-finals
Great Britain duo Eilidh Child and Meghan Beesley ease into the semi-finals of the women's 400m hurdles at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.
Aug 23, 03:48
Jessica Ennis-Hill of Great Britain reacts after competing in the Women's Heptathlon High Jump during day one of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 22, 2015
Jessica Ennis-Hill maintains advantage in heptathlon at World Athletics Championships
Jessica Ennis-Hill maintains her lead in the gold medal position in the heptathlon after the long jump at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.
Aug 23, 03:34
Jessica Ennis-Hill of Great Britain reacts after competing in the Women's Heptathlon High Jump during day one of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 22, 2015
Jessica Ennis-Hill leads after day one in Beijing
Jessica Ennis-Hill leads the women's heptathlon after day one at the World Athletics Championships.
Aug 22, 13:52
Jessica Ennis-Hill of Great Britain reacts after competing in the Women's Heptathlon High Jump during day one of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 22, 2015
Jessica Ennis-Hill keeps heptathlon lead after shot put
Jessica Ennis-Hill stays in the lead of the Women's heptathlon after throwing 13.73m in the shot put.
Aug 22, 12:42
Jessica Ennis-Hill of Great Britain looks on after finishing 5th in the Womens 100m Hurdles during day one of the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games at The Stadium - Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on July 24, 2015
Jessica Ennis-Hill takes heptathlon lead ahead of Katarina Johnson-Thompson
Jessica Ennis-Hill finishes second behind Katarina Johnson-Thompson in the high jump but takes a 30-point lead ahead of her British rival after two heptathlon events.
Aug 22, 05:58
Gold medallist Greg Rutherford of England poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men’s Long Jump at Hampden Park during day seven of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 30, 2014
Greg Rutherford through to long jump final
British record holder Greg Rutherford qualifies for the final of the long jump event at the European Championships.
Aug 15, 19:27
Morgan Lake competes in the Women's Long Jump Final during day three of the Sainsbury's British Championships at Birmingham Alexander Stadium on June 29, 2014
Britain's Morgan Lake fails to reach high jump final at European Championships
British youngster Lake Morgan makes a tearful exit after failing to qualify for the women's high jump final at the European Championships.
Aug 15, 11:45
Britain's Adam Gemili competes during the men's 200 metres semi-final at the 2013 IAAF World Championships at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow on August 16, 2013
Great Britain sprinter Adam Gemili races into 200m final
Great Britain and England sprinter Adam Gemili cruises into Friday's 200m final at the European Championship in Zurich.
Aug 14, 19:34
Andy Turner competing in the men's 110m hurdles on August 8, 2012
Great Britain hurdler Andy Turner's final major race ends in failure
Andy Turner's last race at a major championship ends in failure after he finishes seventh in the semi-finals of the 100m hurdles at the European Championships.
Aug 14, 18:59
Eilidh Child of Scotland competes in the Women's 400 metres hurdles heats at Hampden Park during day six of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 29, 2014
Eilidh Child sails into final of 400m hurdles at European Championships
Great Britain hurdler Eilidh Child sails into the final of the 400m hurdles by winning her semi-final at the European Championships.
Aug 14, 18:12
Britain's Adam Gemili competes during the men's 200 metres semi-final at the 2013 IAAF World Championships at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow on August 16, 2013
Adam Gemili storms into semi-finals of 200m at European Championships
Adam Gemili joins Britain's James Ellington and Danny Talbot in the men's 200m semi-finals at the European Championships in Zurich.
Aug 14, 12:05
Jodie Williams of England competes in the Women's 200 metres Semi Final at Hampden Park during day eight of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 31, 2014
British trio progress into semi-finals of women's 200m at European Championships
Britain's Jodie Williams, Dina Asher-Smith and Bianca Williams advance to the semi-finals of the 200m at the European Championships in Zurich.
Aug 14, 11:22
Luke Cutts of Great Britain and Noerthern Ireland competes in the Men's Pole Vault qualification during day three of the 22nd European Athletics Championships at Stadium Letzigrund on August 14, 2014
Great Britain's Luke Cutts fails to qualify for pole vault final at Europeans
Britain's Luke Cutts crashes out in the pole vault qualifiers at the European Championships in Zurich after three failed attempts.
Aug 14, 11:08
James Dasaolu during the men's 100m heats in Zurich on August 12, 2014
British trio cruise into 100m final at European Championships
British trio Harry Aikines-Aryeetey, Dwain Chambers and James Dasaolu all reach the men's 100m final at the European Championships in Zurich.
Aug 13, 20:06
Martyn Rooney of England competes in the Men's 400 metres heats at Hampden Park during day five of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 28, 2014
Britons win every men's 400m semi at European Championships
British runners cross the line first in all three of the men's 400m semi-finals at the European Championships in Zurich.
Aug 13, 19:35
Christine Ohuruogu during the women's 400m heats in Zurich on August 12, 2014
Christine Ohuruogu reaches 400m final at Zurich European Championships
Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu reaches the 400m final as she looks to complete her gold medal collection with victory at the European Championships in Zurich.
Aug 13, 19:18
Runners make their way through Canary Wharf during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015
British trio miss out on men's 400m hurdles final
British trio Sebastian Rodger, Niall Flannery and Tom Burton all miss out on qualifying for the final of the men's 400m hurdles at the European Athletics Championships.
Aug 13, 18:27
Tiffany Porter racing in Birmingham on June 28, 2014
Tiffany Porter eases through to 100m hurdles final in Zurich
Great Britain's Tiffany Porter books a spot in the 100m hurdles final at the European Championship thanks to a season's best time in Zurich.
Aug 12, 20:39
Andrew Osagie leads the pack during the men's 800m heats in Zurich on August 12, 2014
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.
Aug 12, 19:50
Dwain Chambers in the men's 100m heats in Zurich on August 12, 2014
Brits ease through 100m heats at Zurich European Championships
British trio Dwain Chambers, Harry Aikines-Aryeetey and James Dasaolu easily qualify for the men's 100m semi-finals at the European Championships in Zurich.
Aug 12, 18:35