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Dai Greene has a world 400 metres hurdles title to defend.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Hampden roared and Scotland’s golden girl took silver in the 400 metres hurdles.
(The Independent - Athletics, )

The 27-year-old from Alton, Hampshire added the T37 400 metres Paralympic title to her world crowns.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The 400 metres world champion Christine Ohuruogu is to compete at this month’s Great North City Games.
(The Independent - Athletics, )

European Indoor 400 metres hurdles champion Perri Shakes-Drayton is to undergo knee surgery in the next few days.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Former World Championship 400 metres silver medallist Nicola Sanders has announced her retirement from athletics.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Great Britain’s Jazz Carlin claimed a silver medal in the women's 400 metres freestyle at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Britain's Eilidh Doyle bounces back from her disappointing Olympics by claiming second in the 400 metres hurdles in Lausanne.
(BBC Sport, )

Botswana's former world 400 metres champion Amantle Montsho has failed a drugs test, the Commonwealth Games Federation has announced.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

It was a proverbial kick in the stomach, and with it any aspirations Christine Ohuruogu had of defending her 400 metres title were gone.
(The Independent - Athletics, )

World 400 metres champion Christine Ohuruogu has been quietly funding young athletes’ training and travel expenses out of her own pocket.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Dai Greene's Commonwealth title defence is over after the former world champion failed in his attempt to make the 400 metres hurdles final.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Perri Shakes-Drayton fired out a statement of intent by powering into the 400 metres hurdles final at the World Championships in Moscow tonight.
(The Independent - Athletics, )

Lofty living may make babies vulnerable to sudden infant death syndrome, according to a Colorado study that found higher risks above 2,400 metres.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Health, )

MARTHA KELNER IN RIO: Shaunae Miller was accused of cheating after she dived over the line to beat USA’s Allyson Felix to gold in the 400 metres.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Perri Shakes-Drayton got it all wrong when it mattered most as she ran her worst race of the year in the 400 metres final at the World Championships.
(The Independent - Athletics, )

The 90-day test took place at the Large Underground Xenon (LUX) which is located 1,400 metres beneath the ground at a former gold mine in South Dakota.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Kirani James was described as a 'specimen' by one of his 400 metres rivals and showed just why a day later, breaking the Commonwealth Games record with ease.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Lofty living may make babies vulnerable to sudden infant death syndrome, according to a Colorado study that found higher risks above 8,000 feet (2,400 metres).
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

The trials for next month's World Championships ended tonight in Sheffield with Jazmin Carlin rounding off a superb week with a victory in the 400 metres freestyle.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

This high-end family-run resort has excellent facilities, including four pools and a spa, and is bordered by a long sandy beach and 1,400 metres of unspoilt coastline.
(The Telegraph - Travel, )

A campaign has today been launched to get a medal for Mick Tinbergen, 50, from Leicester, who collapsed just 400 metres from the finish line during Sunday's London Marathon.
(Daily Mail - News, )

MARTHA KELNER IN RIO: Wayde van Niekerk was a superstar of athletics even before he broke Michael Johnson’s 400 metres world record in a jaw dropping 43.03 seconds on Sunday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Hannah Miley had the Saltire flying high on the opening night of the Commonwealth Games swimming at Tollcross as she successfully defended her 400 metres individual medley title.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Former British swimmer Davies, 53, won silver in the 400 metres individual medley at the 1980 Moscow Olympics — was denied gold by Petra Schneider, the East German who took steroids.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

When world 400 metres champion Christine Ohuruogu told her younger sister Victoria she intends to carry on competing until the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, she heard a slight groan.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

It is deeply uncomfortable to see such a talented athlete implode quite so spectacularly as Perri Shakes-Drayton did in the World Championship 400 metres hurdles final on Thursday night.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

LAURA WILLIAMSON: Christine Ohuruogu may not compete in the individual 400 metres at this summer’s Commonwealth Games after her love of wearing six-inch heels hampered winter training.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

JONATHAN MCEVOY IN MONACO: Wayde van Niekerk, the sprinter hailed by Usain Bolt as the star who can carry athletics into its future, was made to fight hard for victory in the 400 metres.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The 400 metres hurdles is so much about rhythm and consistency that a stuttering Dai Greene’s build-up to a World Championship title defence in Moscow has looked on decidedly rocky ground.
(The Independent - Athletics, )

Jazmin Carlin and James Guy encapsulated the highs and lows of sport as they finished fourth and fifth in their respective 400 metres freestyle races at the World Championships in Barcelona.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

An Australian woman was one of two tourists swept 400 metres out to sea at a New Zealand beach, spending close to seven hours clinging to rocks in "atrocious conditions" before being rescued.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Perri Shakes-Drayton laid down a marker for the World Championships as she marked her return to the Olympic Stadium with a personal best in a high-quality 400 metres hurdles race on Friday night.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Jamaican Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt cruised to victory in his first individual race of the season, clocking 46.37 seconds over 400 metres at the GC Foster Classic in Kingston on Saturday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

There was no happy homecoming for Christine Ohuruogu as the local girl finished fourth in Friday night's 400 metres at the Olympic Stadium in one of her final outings before the World Championships.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk not only won the Olympic gold medal in the men's 400 metres, he smashed U.S. sprinter Michael Johnson's 17-year-old record in spectacular fashion Sunday night in Rio.
(CBC Sports in CBC Sports, )

That was Christine Ohuruogu’s margin of victory on Monday night as she became world 400 metres champion for the second time in her career, breaking Kathy Cook’s 1984 British record in a stunning one-lap race.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

LAURA WILLIAMSON IN GLASGOW: European 400 metres hurdles champion and Wales co-captain Rhys Williams, son of Wales and Lions rugby legend JJ Williams, was kicked out of the Games after failing a drugs test at the Glasgow Grand Prix on July 11.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The US women's 400 metres champion Natasha Hastings happens to be a cousin of Shaka Hislop, the former West Ham goalkeeper who spent time working on the Space Station Freedom project at Nasa while studying mechanical engineering at Howard University, Washington.
(The Independent - Athletics, )

Appointed skipper of the British team for the World Championships, Christine Ohuruogu got her campaign to reclaim the 400 metres title off to an impressively assured start yesterday, winning her first-round heat with ease – and with the fastest time of the day.
(The Independent - Athletics, )

LAURA WILLIAMSON IN MOSCOW: The 'vicious' criticism after Christine Ohuruogu’s one-year suspension for 'forgetting' three drugs tests drove her to become Britain’s most successful female athlete ever; the consummate fighter who took world 400 metres gold in such pulsating fashion on Monday night.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

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