Mo Farah wins final race in Britain

Mo Farah wins final track race in Britain and looks forward to marathon challenge

Mo Farah wins final track race in Britain and looks forward to marathon challenge

Sir Mo Farah signed off from British track racing with victory in the 3000m at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting.

In his penultimate track race - his final run will be at the Zurich Weltklasse meeting Thursday - before becoming a marathon man on the roads next season, the quadruple Olympic champion outclassed a 3,000 meters field with familiar elan.

'I was just trying to think about the race and how to win and who's there, and tactically get that right'.

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Neither his narrow failure to complete another 5,000m and 10,000m world title double in London nor the leak of an interim report from an anti-doping investigation into his American coach Alberto Salazar had dampened the Birmingham crowd's enthusiasm for this send-off.

Perković's win last week at the IAAF World Championships in London means she now has 2 Olympic and 2 World titles to go with her four European titles. All I ever dreamed of was competing for Britain.

'I had an awesome career and I just want to continue and see what I can do on the road, without having the pressure and just really enjoy it, ' he added.

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"I'm going to a completely new game on the roads with a new mind and I'm excited".

Mutaz Essa Barshim nearly bowed out of the high jump at 2.31m and 2.39m but went on to record a world-leading leap of 2.40m for a comfortable win.

Ekaterini Stefanidi took gold at the Worlds and she extended her winning streak to 12 competitions by clearing 4.87m in the pole vault, while Ramil Guliyev followed up his 200m triumph in London with another victory to earn a place at Zurich.

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Elsewhere, Britain's Dina Asher-Smith came fifth in a 100m race won by Olympic champion Elaine Thompson.

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