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2017 IAAF World Championships

The 16th IAAF World Championships will be held in London, UK, between from 4-14 August 2017. The championship is to be sprinter Usain Bolt's and distance runner Mo Farah's last. Kenay finished top of the medal table at the last worlds in Beijing in 2015. Jamaica was second with the USA third. Hong Kong has a solitary competitor at the championships.

Britain's Mo Farah wants to be known as “Mohamed” from now on. Photo: AFP

Don’t call me Mo anymore, says Farah as he switches to road racing

British athletics great Mo Farah wants to be known as “Mohamed” now that he is switching his focus to road racing, he has announced.

“My road name is Mohamed,” he said. “I just feel like Mo is done. I need to forget about what I’ve achieved and what I’ve done [on the track].”