Mo Farah waves after finishing in eighth place at the London Marathon 2014.

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Mo Farah vows 'I'll be back', a marriage proposal and a fridge strapped to runner - all the colour and action from the 2014 London Marathon.

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Mo Farah 'doing OK' after New York Half Marathon collapse

Mo Farah has tweeted to reassure fans after he collapsed on the line at the New York Half-Marathon today.


Hi guys..I'm doing ok..thanks for the concern.. disappointed with today.. I gave 110%.. couldn't do any more... sorry guys....

The double Olympic gold medallist briefly lost consciousness after finishing second in the half-marathon race.

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Big-name athletes absent from Commonwealth Games

Mo Farah and Usain Bolt celebrate together after their gold medal successes at London 2012. Credit: PA

Jessica Ennis-Hill announced that she is pregnant and will miss the Glasgow games.

Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah said he might skip the Commonwealth Games to recover from his first London Marathon in April.

World-record-breaking Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt says he will probably only run in the 200m if he competes at all in Glasgow.


Barclays to continue money transfers to Somalia

Campaigners are welcoming a decision by Barclays to continue providing banking services - pending a legal challenge - that allow thousands of Somalis living in the UK to send cash home.

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Mo Farah told ITV News his extended family in Somalia would struggle if Barclays stopped its banking services Credit: PA

Barclays announced it intended to close the accounts over concerns the cash could be funding terror groups.

In July, British double Olympic champion Mo Farah told ITV News his extended family would struggle if Barclays shut the accounts down.

Somalia's virtually non-existent banking sector means that the closure of cash transfer businesses could affect up to 40% of Somalia's population.

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Mo Farah 'sorry he didn't win' Great North Run

Mo Farah tweeted to say he was "sorry" he didn't win the Great North Run after he was beaten by Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele in a sprint finish.


Thanks everyone who came out and supported me in the rain.. Sorry I didn't win for you.. I will be back!!


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