Gold medal winner Jonnie Peacock said he was delighted with his win. He said:
This is absolutely surreal. These games have been such a legacy and it is amazing to be part of that. I have so many people to thank....it is absolutely unreal. I knew the crowd was going to be on a high from Dave Weir's win.
I didn't think the crowd would be that loud, it was just so surreal. It was crazy, I couldn't believe I had won