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Jessica Ennis-Hill to return at Loughborough

Jessica Ennis-Hill won heptathlon gold at London 2012
Jessica Ennis-Hill won heptathlon gold at London 2012 Credit: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Jessica Ennis-Hill will make her long-awaited return to athletics this evening at the Loughborough European Athletics Permit meeting.

The 27-year-old, who won triathlon gold at the London Olympics last summer, has been struggling with an ankle injury but tonight she will compete in the javelin and the long jump as she prepares for the World Championships in Moscow in less than three weeks time.

Read more: Jessica Ennis-Hill looks to overcome ankle injury in time for World Championships.

Ennis-Hill pulls out of Birmingham Athletics

Jessica Ennis during the build up to the London 2012 Olympics in Loughborough Credit: David Jones/PA Wire

Jessica Ennis-Hill will not compete in Birmingham at the Sainsbury's British Championships this weekend.

The 27-year-old is struggling with an ankle injury and hasn't been on the track since her victory in the heptathalon at the Olympics last year. Ennis was due to compete this weekend at The Alexander Stadium. Her coach is confident she'll be fit for the World Championships later this summer.

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