World Championships 2017: Great Britain win relay silver & bronze – Sport

Olympic medallist and commentator Brendan Foster

Mutaz Barshim, Qatar#8217;s Olympic silver medallist, won gold with a jump of 2.35m as Russia#8217;s Danil Lysenko, competing as a neutral athlete, took silver ahead of Syria#8217;s Majd Eddin Ghazal in third.

Double Olympic champion Sandra Perkovic of Croatia won gold with a throw of 70.28m as Australia#8217;s Dani Stevens won silver and France#8217;s Melina Robert-Michon took the bronze.

The US men#8217;s team had won gold at the last six Worlds, but this team lacks the stars of old and was overhauled by Trinidad and Tobago in the final few strides.

Ethiopian Ayana had added world 10,000m gold to her Olympic title on the previous weekend and took the pace out hard after a slow first two laps.

Only Mo Farah won an individual medal from the biggest team Britain has ever taken to a Worlds.

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