Katarina Johnson-Thompson can become a British great, says Daley Thompson

Katarina Johnson-Thompson can become a British great, according to Daley Thompson. The two-time Olympic decathlon champion believes heptathlete Johnson-Thompson can join the sporting heavyweights. The 25-year-old won the world title in Doha last year and was all set to fight defending champion Nafi Thiam for Olympic gold in Tokyo this summer before the Games were postponed until 2021 because of […]

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‘My heart is broken’: Mo Farah pays emotional tribute to former trainer Neil Black after his sudden death

Four-time Olympic champion Sir Mo Farah says his “heart is broken” after former trainer Neil Black died suddenly at the weekend. Black, the former performance director of UK Athletics, is believed to have died from natural causes at the age of 60, just six months after resigning from his position with the governing body. The news, which was announced by […]

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Neil Black death: Former UK Athletics performance director dies

Former UK Athletics performance director Neil Black has died. A statement from UK Athletics confirmed that Black, who resigned from his role last October, died suddenly at the weekend. The statement read: “British Athletics is shocked and saddened to confirm the loss of our friend and former colleague Neil Black who passed away suddenly at the weekend. Download the new […]

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