Athletics: Mo Farah 5000m

Olympics

ByTheMinRio2016

Hello everybody and welcome to coverage of the morning session of day 12 of the Rio 2016 and day 7 of the Athletics meet.

Here's the schedule for the next few hours including Mo Farah going in the heats of the 5000m, the Women's 800m and the only medal to be won in this session, the 3000m Steeplechase final.

First up; the 100m in the Men's Decathlon.

Heat 1 and Kurt Felix of Granada goes in lane 4 and Ushiro of Japan goes in lane 6.

Suarez of Cuba is probably the man to beat, though.

Felix gets a good start.

Felix wins that heat and the Dutchman of Peter Braun comes second. Suarez of Cuba made a good start but didn't come to anything. 10.93 seconds was the time of that heat.

The Men's Hammer competition is about to start, along with the decathlon.

Mark Dry is the British interest in the Hammer event consiting of 32.

DECATHLON - 100m HEAT 2 Jeremy Taiwo goes in this heat for the US along with De Araujo from Brazil.