04 Mar Britton’s got talent

“Fourth place is the worst place to finish,” said Britton afterwards and that message would have resonated clearly having seen Derval O’Rourke, her room-mate for these European indoor championships, being edged out of a medal by a meagre one-hundredth of a second in the 60m...

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04 Mar Ciaran O’Lionaird on a positive 2013 so far

The Cork athlete earned a bronze medal at the European Indoor Championships. 2013 has been a great year so far for Ciaran O'Lionaird after a deeply disappointing Olympics. The Cork athlete finished a strong third yesterday in the 3,000 metres in the European Indoor Championships in Sweden....

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03 Mar Mukhtar Mohammed wins 800m bronze

Great Britain's Mukhtar Mohammed wins bronze in the men's 800m with a late dip at the European Indoor Championships in Gothenburg. Defending champion, Poland's Adam Kszczot, won gold with a time of 1:48.69, with Spain's Kevin Lopez taking silver. Afterwards, Mohammed said he "had a tough time"...

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03 Mar Nigel Levine wins 400m silver

Nigel Levine wins a silver medal in the 400m at the European Indoor Championships, after overtaking Russia's Pavel Trenikhin on the home straight. Levine finished second in his first European final with a season's best time of 46.21 seconds, but Trenikhin appeared to be unhappy with...

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01 Mar New Team GB chief vows to communicate

A NEW era will get under way at the European Indoor Championships in Gothenburg this weekend with UK Athletics head coach Peter Eriksson forecasting new medallists but offering no medal targets. The Swede’s predecessor, Charles van Commenee, made as many headlines as his athletes, famously stating...

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