Athletics

Go Mo Farah – Britain's great Olympian legs it from a T-rex,

Although the only thing that double Olympic champion Mo Farah will be running away from at the moment is the legion of potential advertisers beating down his door, a Tumblr blog called "Mo Farah Running Away From Things" has provided – among rising inflation figures and other woes – an unlikely post-Olympic pick-me-up.

Pentathlon: All-round Samantha Murray keeps GB in the medals to the

Samantha Murray ensured that Britain bade a medal-winning farewell to the London Olympics here last night when she won a silver in the modern pentathlon, the final event of the 2012 Games. Amid joyous scenes at Greenwich Park, surely one of the most spectacular venues at these Olympics, the 22-year-old student held off the challenge of Brazil's Yane Marques to finish second behind the gold medal winner, Lithuania's Laura Asadauskaite.