Glasgow no go Mo blow as London is Farah’s priority
Olympic champion Mo Farah is highly unlikely to compete at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after deciding to prioritise the London marathon.
The Olympic and world 10,000m and 5,000m champion has given a strong indication he will skip competing in Scotland next July and August as he targets the longer distance.
It is a significant blow to Commonwealth Games organisers as Farah’s recent achievements, topped by his two gold medals at London 2012, have made him one of athletics’ leading attractions.
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