More than 3,000 people have taken part in a road race under the River Mersey. The Tunnel 10k run is an annual challenge from Liverpool to New Brighton, Wirral. Amongst those taking part was an amateur athlete who was just hours from getting married. The winner was Ethiopian Dejene Gezimu, 23, who has now won four local races this year. We sent our cameras along to the finish line to capture the action while organiser Alan Rothwell explains why the event is going from strength to strength.
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Katarina Johnson-Thompson failed to register a mark in the long jump event, effectively ending her heptathlon medal hopes.
Johnson-Thompson went into the fifth event in second place overall, but a disastrous long jump ruled her out of contention with red flags in all three of her jumps, including a marginal decision in her third and final round.
Jessica Ennis-Hill finished fourth in the long jump to maintain her overall lead in the competition.
Liverpool athlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson smashed the British indoor long jump record with a leap of 6.93 metres. She'll compete in the pentathlon for Great Britain at the European Indoor Championships next month.
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Jenny Meadows has been one of Britain's unluckiest athletes spending the best part of three years fighting her way back to fitness.
Now her patience is about to pay off with a trip to the Commonwealth Games.
And the proud Wiganer will have a couple of familiar accents to help her settle in to the athletes village.
Her training partners Hayley Jones and Kirsten McAslan will be joining her in Glasgow.
Liverpool's Katarina Johnson Thompson was in superb form at the British Championships over the weekend, breaking her personal best to win the long jump.
She's the world's number one heptathlete this year and has gold in her sights at this summer's Commonwealth Games.
She's been speaking to David Chisnall.
Jamaica's Olympic gold medallist and former 100m World Champion Yohan Blake leads a stellar cast of athletes running at the Great City Games in Manchester.
David Chisnall has been speaking to the sprinter known as the 'Beast' about world records, Manchester United and playing cricket!
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