Farah to double while Vernon is left out of British world's team. Image: PhotoRun
28 Jul 2015

Mo to double but no place for Vernon – JTG 5-A-Day

Van der Plaetsen bouncing back from positive test that revealed cancer When Belgian decathlete Thomas van der Plaetsen was notified in October last year that he had failed an out-of-competition doping control, he was utterly devastated. The results of the test indicated an abnormal result – the presence of human

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28 Jul 2015

British Team Announced For IAAF World Championships

After making herself available for selection earlier today, Jessica Ennis-Hill has indeed been included in the British team for next month’s IAAF World Championships in Beijing. There have been a number of high-profile omissions from the team with the likes of European medalists from 2014 Andy Vernon not selected and

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20 Feb 2015

Gillick Disects Indoors; The FBI’s Olympian; Powell’s WR Return; Your JTG 5-A-Day

1. The Farah/Vernon Catfight Continues The Mo Farah / Andy Vernon spat has rolled on another few metres today with Farah claiming he was essentially called a plastic-brit by his team GB teammate after European success last summer. Read the full piece here   2. All things Indoors with the

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18 Feb 2015

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

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18 Feb 2015

Podcast: Barshim set for Take off; Mo goes Mad; O Lionaird hunts history

There were plenty of talking points on this week’s podcast with Mo Farah and Andy Vernon grabbing centre stage with their Twitter spat. We look behind the feud and where it sparked and who came out on top if at all. Sara Treacy had the performance of her career when

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Mo Farah and Andy Vernon pictured afther the 10,000m at the European Championships in Zurich. Image: PhotoRun
17 Feb 2015

Farah and Vernon go to war on Twitter

Mo Farah is a two-time Olympic champion, three-time world champion, but for all his success, it seems he gets pretty defensive when facing some criticism on Twitter. This afternoon, British teammate and rival Andy Vernon, who finished second to Farah in the European Championships 10,000m last summer, spoke out criticising

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