Paul Tanui

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Mo Farah training prior to the  World Athletics Championships in London where he will seek to win another 5000/10,000 metre double. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Catch him if you can. Because whether or not you still believe in athletics magic, the stage is now set for Mo Farah to perform one of the great dista(...)

Britain’s Mo Farah celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the Men’s 10,000m at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. Photo: Getty Images

They say Rio is the city that never sleeps, which is just is well, because it’s around midnight before we sit down for the 10, 000m press conference a(...)

Britain’s  Mo Farah  celebrates as he crosses the line to win the 10,000m and defend his Olympic title in Rio. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

Wow! – Paavo Nurmi. Emil Zátopek. Lasse Viren. Haile Gebrselassie. Kenenisa Bekele. These aren’t the sort of names we throw out lightly in distance r(...)

Mo Farah won the 10,000 gold medal at the World Championships in Beijing. Photograph: EPA

Mo Farah put a summer of speculation behind him to make it half a dozen global titles as he again proved unbeatable over 10,000 metres at the World Ch(...)