Mo Farah withdraws from Commonwealth Games

Farah has taken the decision to remain at his training base in Font Romeu to return to full fitness in time for the European Championships in Zurich.

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Mo Farah took 'difficult decision' to withdraw from Games

It is a real blow for any athlete to miss out on a major championships through injury, but to have fought so hard to regain full fitness and to have to take such a difficult decision at this stage is particularly hard.

We wish Mo all the very best and hope to see him back to his peak very soon

– Jan Paterson, Team England Chef de Mission

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