Jessica Ennis-Hill to miss British Championships

Ennis-Hill to miss British Championships
© PA Photos
Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis-Hill will miss this weekend's British Championships in Birmingham with an ankle injury.

Jessica Ennis-Hill has pulled out of the British Championships in Birmingham this weekend with an ankle injury.

The 27-year-old has not competed since winning the heptathlon gold at the Olympics last summer.

The Sheffield-born athlete missed a Women's Athletic League meeting in Edinburgh with an Achilles problem earlier this summer, but UK Athletics says that her recovery is progressing.

Ennis-Hill's coach is optimistic that she will be fit enough to compete in the World Championships in Moscow later this year.

Jonathan and Alastair Brownlee
Read Next:
Brownlee pulls out of World Triathlon Series
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account