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Farah confirms London reappearance
07 Jul 2015 15:03
Mo Farah has confirmed he will return to the former Olympic Stadium in London to take part in the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games next month.
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It will be his first competitive appearance in Britain since the BBC broadcast doping allegations about his coach Alberto Salazar and team-mate Galen Rupp.
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Salazar and Rupp both strenuously deny the allegations made against them and there is no suggestion that Farah has done anything wrong.
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Farah, who withdrew from a scheduled appearance at the Diamond League meeting in Birmingham last month shortly after the allegations were broadcast, will compete in the 3,000 metres in London.
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The race will form part of his preparations for the World Championships in Beijing next month, in which he is aiming to defend his 5,000m and 10,000m titles.
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Farah said: "The race will be exciting on the Friday night at the Olympic Stadium. My training is going well and it is just what I need to prepare more for the IAAF World Championships.
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