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Mo Farah cool on competing at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Mo Farah is highly unlikely to compete at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow next year after deciding to prioritise the London Marathon.

Mo Farah has admitted he could miss the 2014 Commonwelath Games to focus on the London Marathon

Double Olympic Gold medalist Mo Farah could miss 2014 Commonwealth Games to focus on London Marathon

Farah, who lit up the Olympic Stadium last summer, has admitted that the Games in Glasgow are not on his list and his participation depends on how the Marathon goes

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Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt, Nesta Carter and Michael Frater of Jamaica celebrate next to the clock after winning gold and setting a new world record of 36.84 in the 100m relay at the Olympics

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Idowu, pictured here during the 2012 London Olympics, has been banned from driving and ordered to do community service

Team GB star Phillips Idowu banned for drink-driving

Former Olympic triple jumper Phillips Idowu has been banned from driving and ordered to do community service after he admitted fleeing a domestic argument in his Land Rover while two and a half times the legal alcohol limit.

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Haile Gebrselassie breaks record to win Great Scottish Run

The double Olympic gold medallist Haile Gebrselassie broke the course record to win Sunday’s Great Scottish Run half-marathon in Glasgow.

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Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown let off drug ban

Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown has been cleared to return to competition after being given a warning for the doping test she failed earlier this year.

Wilson Kipsang celebrates his record-breaking victory in Berlin on Sunday

Wilson Kipsang smashes world record and says: I can go faster

Kenyan breaks the previous record by 15 seconds

The lengths athletes will go to.... Italian long-distance runner Devis Licciardi accused of using fake penis to beat doping test

A fake penis might be novel but the use of substitute urine isn’t

Richard Whitehead is the current world record holder for leg amputees in both the half and Olympic marathon distances

Paralympian Richard Whitehead beats marathon challenge with 40 in 40 days

Paralympic 200m sprint champion Richard Whitehead has completed his brutal charity challenge to run 40 marathons in 40 days.

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Mimi Anderson turned her back on anorexia and ran for her life. At 51, she is attempting a feat no woman has ever achieved

Video: Usain Bolt reconsiders retirement

Usain Bolt, the fastest man in the world, says he is reconsidering his retirement plans after Rio 2016.

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Manchester United fan Usain Bolt tries to tire out Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero ahead of the derby in this Puma video.

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