Brawl in Ugandan XC trials; Lolo slams 50 Shades; Dibaba’s WR attempt – JTG 5-A-Day
1. Mo Farah and Andy Vernon go to war on Twitter
It was all action on Twitter yesterday as Andy Vernon went for tit for tat over the latest field that Mo Farah is facing in the 2 miles at the Sainsbury’s Indoor Grand Prix on Saturday. Read Cathal Dennehy’s story here and Athletics Weekly take here
2. Lolo Jones slams 50 shades of Grey
Lolo Jones has had a pop at the movie 50 Shades of Grey and doesn’t agree with the message it sends out. Read the story here
3. Dibaba after 5,000m record at XL Galan
During the first quarter century of the meeting, there have been no fewer than nine world indoor records established. The most recent of those came last year when Ethiopia’s Genzebe Dibaba demolished the 3000m mark by more than seven seconds, running 8:16.60. Read the preview here
4. Ugandan XC Nationals turns into a brawl
There was pandemonium at the Ugandan Cross Country trials and a brawl ensued.
Read what happened here
5. Better by half: Florence Kiplagat
Spikes magazine had a 13 point interview on world half marathon holder Florence Kiplagat.
Read the piece here