• Gemili claims GB selectors’ ultimatum meant he ran at trials when injured
• ‘This is worse than missing out on an Olympic medal,’ says fit-again sprinter
Adam Gemili has revealed his frustration at being overlooked for a 200m spot on Great Britain’s world championship team and claims selectors effectively forced him to compete at the trials, risking aggravating an injury.
A three-time European gold medallist, Gemili missed out on Olympic bronze in Rio last summer by three thousandths of a second. However, a track record of raising his game for major championships was not enough to convince selectors …read more