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Child has belief she can win Commonwealth gold in Glasgow

Eilidh Child fell just short of earning an individual World Championship medal in Moscow but the 400m hurdler insists taking home the belief she...

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Child and Shakes-Drayton ready to right wrongs in Moscow

Eilidh Child is fed up, if you’ll pardon the pun, of falling at the final hurdle – and has vowed to put it right in Moscow.

With the exce...

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Team GB women reach 4x400m relay final

Team GB's women's 4x400 metres relay team booked their place in Saturday's final by finishing a comfortable third in their heat.

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Shakes-Drayton out of final on appeal

East Londoner Perri Shakes-Drayton failed to make it through to the 400 metres hurdles final after an appeal from a rival.

At first she f...

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Shakes-Drayton books semi-final spot

London athlete Perri Shakes-Drayton powered into the semi-finals of the 400m hurdles, in the Olympic Stadium she can see from the end of her str...

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Medal Record

London 2012
  • 0 Gold
  • 0 Silver
  • 0 Bronze

Biography

Eilidh Child began her sporting career as a swimmer before choosing athletics – where she first caught the eye with European under-23 silver in 2009.One of four Scots in the athletics team, Child lists Sir Chris Hoy as her sporting hero and is in the same training group as world 400m hurdles champion Dai Greene.