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Fionnuala Britton won't compete in World Championships

Updated: Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 18:02 | Comments

Fionnuala Britton has also been struggling to recover from a chest infection
Fionnuala Britton has also been struggling to recover from a chest infection

Two-time European cross country champion Fionnuala Britton has withdrawn from next month's World Athletics championships in Moscow. 

The Wicklow woman is taking an extended break from running so she can focus on another defence of her European title later this year.

Britton has also been struggling to recover from a chest infection.

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