Dina Asher-Smith eyes Birmingham double after Team England name 72-strong athletics squad

Dina Asher-Smith eyes Birmingham double after Team England name 72-strong athletics squad for Commonwealth Games… with Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Keely Hodgkinson set to compete on home soil Dina Asher-Smith will lead a strong athletics team at the Commonwealth Games The 26-year-old sprinter has signed to race in the 100 metres and 4x100m relay The team … Read more

BBC will win the TV rights for the London Marathon despite tempting bid from Channel 4

BBC will win the TV rights for the London Marathon despite tempting bid from Channel 4 – as sprint star Dina Asher-Smith urges UK Athletics to maintain their foothold in London BBC are set to win the race to broadcast the London Marathon from Channel 4 The Beeb persuaded race bosses rights should remain with … Read more

Dina Asher-Smith implores UK Athletics to retain usage of the London Stadium

Dina Asher-Smith begs UK Athletics to keep using the London Stadium due to its Olympic legacy, as they consider cashing in on £15m chance to move their events AWAY from the capital UK Athletics signed a 50-year lease on the London Stadium back in 2013  The stadium, built for the London 2012 Olympics, also houses … Read more

Olympic sprinter Dina Asher-Smith dazzles in showstopping couture outfits for Wonderland magazine

She is one of the hot favourites to take an Olympic gold medal at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics in 2021. And Dina Asher-Smith looked incredible as she slipped into couture outfits for a dazzling new Wonderland Magazine shoot. The 200m World Champion, 24, wowed as she donned a black satin blazer boasting gold and silver brocade … Read more

Britain’s top Olympians face financial crisis with Tokyo 2020 Games postponed

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES   The 2020 Olympic Games has been postponed until 2021 on March 24 – becoming one of the last major sporting events this summer to fall victim to the coronavirus. Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe held a crucial conference call with Olympics chief Thomas Bach on Tuesday to formally decide a plan and … Read more

Britain’s top Olympians face financial crisis with Tokyo 2020 Games postponed

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES   The 2020 Olympic Games has been postponed until 2021 on March 24 – becoming one of the last major sporting events this summer to fall victim to the coronavirus. Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe held a crucial conference call with Olympics chief Thomas Bach on Tuesday to formally decide a plan and … Read more

British world champion sprinter Dina Asher-Smith has a Barbie doll made in her

Fastest British woman in history Dina Asher-Smith says she feels ‘honoured’ as she unveils a new version of the iconic Barbie doll made in her likeness Athlete Dina Asher-Smith, 24, from London, has been transformed into a Barbie   Called it ‘an honour’ and said she hoped it would ‘inspire girls to take up sports’  Four-time … Read more