Katarina Johnson-Thompson to miss British Olympics trials in race to be fit for Olympics

Katarina Johnson-Thompson to miss this month’s British Olympics trials as she continues race to recover from Achilles injury ahead of Tokyo Games this summer By Riath Al-Samarrai for MailOnline Published: 11:25 BST, 15 June 2021 | Updated: 11:34 BST, 15 June 2021 Katarina Johnson-Thompson has been granted a medical exemption to miss the British Olympic … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: England and Manchester City goalkeeper Karen Bardsley withdraws from Team GB squad

England and Manchester City goalkeeper Karen Bardsley withdraws from Team GB squad for Tokyo 2020 after picking up a ‘devastatingly cruel’ hamstring injury while on loan with OL Reign By Kathryn Batte For Mailonline Published: 16:55 BST, 12 June 2021 | Updated: 17:03 BST, 12 June 2021 England goalkeeper Karen Barsley has been forced to … Read more

Steph Houghton’s 10 stars to watch at the European Championships

The European Championships give talented players the opportunity to shine on the big stage, and there are high expectations for a number of stars heading into Euro 2020 this summer. In England, there are hopes that the likes of Phil Foden, Jack Grealish and Mason Mount can steal the show like Paul Gascoigne in 1996, … Read more

Helen Glover is step closer to being first British rower to compete at Olympics after having child

Women’s single sculls (W1x) Victoria Thornley (Club: Leander Club / Hometown: Wrexham) Coach: Paul Reedy Women’s pair (W2-) Helen Glover (Marlow RC / Penzance) Polly Swann (Univ. of Edinburgh & Leander Club / Edinburgh) Coach: Hamish Burrell Lightweight women’s double sculls (LW2x) Emily Craig (University of London BC / Mark Cross) Imogen Grant (Cambridge Univ. … Read more

Alistair Brownlee’s Tokyo bid dashed after disqualification in Leeds triathlon

Alistair Brownlee’s Tokyo bid dashed after the two time Olympic champion is disqualified for pushing rival under the water during swimming leg of triathlon in his home city of Leeds as Britain’s Alex Yee takes victory By Riath Al-Samarrai for the Daily Mail Published: 22:31 BST, 6 June 2021 | Updated: 22:31 BST, 6 June … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Colin Jackson on Mo Farah, Dina Asher-Smith and Team GB hopes in athletics  

In a stellar career, Colin Jackson won an Olympic silver medal, two World Championship golds, two Commonwealth golds and four European Championship golds in the 110metre hurdles. His world record of 12.91 seconds in the discipline stood for over 10 years and it remains the British and European best almost three decades after it was … Read more

Jessica Ennis-Hill’s former Olympic gold-winning coach Toni Minichiello ‘suspended by UK Athletics

Jessica Ennis-Hill’s former Olympic gold-winning coach Toni Minichiello ‘suspended by UK Athletics pending a disciplinary investigation’ By Danny Gallagher For Mailonline Published: 16:23 BST, 2 June 2021 | Updated: 16:23 BST, 2 June 2021 The former coach of Team GB legend Jesscia Ennis-Hill has reportedly been suspended this week by UK Athletics. Toni Minichiello worked … Read more

Tom Daley will compete in his fourth Olympic Games after being selected for Team GB’s diving squad

Tom Daley will compete in his fourth Olympic Games after being selected for Team GB’s 12-person diving squad as he searches for his first gold medal after winning bronze in 2012 and 2016 By David Coverdale For Mailonline Published: 11:00 BST, 2 June 2021 | Updated: 11:23 BST, 2 June 2021 Tom Daley will get … Read more

Double Olympic champion Jade Jones heads up Team GB’s taekwondo team for Tokyo

Double Olympic champion Jade Jones heads up Team GB’s taekwondo team for Tokyo – but two-time medal winner Lutalo Muhammad faces more agony over the Games after missing out Team GB have revealed their five-strong taekwondo team for the Tokyo Games Double Olympic champion Jade Jones heads up the talented group this year Bianca Walkden and Lauren … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Rio medallist Sophie Hitchon retires from athletics just two months before Games

Rio medallist Sophie Hitchon calls time on her athletics career just two months before the start of the Tokyo Olympics having struggled for form since her hammer throw bronze in 2016 By Riath Al-Samarrai for MailOnline Published: 15:53 BST, 26 May 2021 | Updated: 18:00 BST, 26 May 2021 Olympic medallist Sophie Hitchon has retired … Read more