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  1. Great Britain finish with six medals to meet their target
  2. GB women win 4x400m silver behind Felix's USA
  3. GB win men's 4x400m bronze behind Trinidad & Tobago & USA
  4. Semenya powers to 800m gold; Sharp 8th
  5. Kenya's Obiri wins 5,000m gold; Muir 6th & McColgan 10th
  6. Barshim wins high jump; Grabarz 6th
  7. Kenya's Manangoi wins 1500m final; O'Hare 12th

Live Reporting

By Tom Rostance

All times stated are UK

Good night

Hero goes on into the night. But we will not.

That's a wrap of 10 days of the very best in world athletics from London.

No more Mo, no more Bolt. Plenty more sport.

See you all very soon!


LordGreystoke: What, no Hero the Hedgehog flattening ceremony?

Medal ceremony

Men's 4x400m relay

The final ceremony of the championships. Britain get a bronze as US don't get a gold. It's instead Trinidad & Tobago who are champions of the world.

Great Britain 4x400m relay team

That clears that up. Let's hope Usain sticks to that. We don't want to see an ill-advised boxing style comeback...

The scrum to hear Bolt

Sam Bryant

BBC Sport at London Stadium

Bolt presser

Claudio Ranieri, Usain Bolt. The list of people I've seen given a round of applause as they arrive to face the press.

The question comes, "Is there any chance of you coming back for a one-off race?"


Passing the flag

The IAAF flag is handed from Laura Muir to Qatari high-jump champion Mutaz Barshim ahead of the 2019 games.

What will that championship be like? We shall see...

Laura Muir

So the 2017 world athletics championships draw to an end and it won't be long before London Stadium is host instead to West Ham v Huddersfield.

A crunching change of gear.

Medal ceremony

Women's 4x400m relay

It's a silver medal for Zoey Clark, Laviai Nielsen, Eilidh Doyle and Emily Diamond, while US legend Allyson Felix gets an 11th world gold in her amazing career...

World Athletics Championships 2017: GB women claim silver in 4x400m final as USA take gold

How long until we see world athletics back in the London stadium? As soon as they can, by the sounds of it...

'So many compelling stories'


IAAF president Lord Coe on BBC One: "It's been spectacular, with so many competitive races and compelling stories. The compelling stories have been the stories about the young talented athletes - we just have to make sure we get those stories across to people."

Semenya goes for the WR

Women's 800m final

Caster Semenya has set her sights on breaking the world 800m record.

"We need to clear 1:55 first and it will require a lot of hard training," she said.

"I have Olympic, world and Commonwealth titles now so maybe it is time to target the world record. It's the next thing on the list. I know it will be difficult but I will have to attempt soon, maybe."

Caster Semenya
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The championships go to Doha in 2019 and then Eugene in the US in 2021.

'You won't see this in America'

Michael Johnson

Four-time Olympic gold medallist athlete on BBC TV

I am not British so I can say with no bias that this championships have been amazing.

You won't see crowds like this in Doha and you wouldn't see this anywhere in America.

There is not the appetite for this sport anywhere else in the world.

'The best ever'

Brendan Foster

Olympic medallist and BBC commentator on BBC One

GB 4x4
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The sport should say to London - thank you very much indeed. You have given us a fantastic occasion here and it was the best ever.

Bolt says goodbye

Usain Bolt continues his long goodbye in London, a lap of honour and applause from the sold-out stadium.

Usain Bolt

Get off the cushion

I'm trying to steal this from @RealDeniseLewis for @JDE66 , but she's not having it!! #FriendsForever

I'm trying to steal this from @RealDeniseLewis for @JDE66 , but she's not having it!! #FriendsForever

GB's top performers

Five fourth places but plenty of promise for the future?Who of these names will shine in Doha in 2019?

GB's best results
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GB's final medal

Men's 4x400m relay

Martyn Rooney anchors the British quartet to a solid bronze.

4x400m Men's final

Usain Bolt is out on the London track for one more time. London Mayor Sadiq Khan presents him with a huge frame filled with a piece of the 2012 track.

Usain Bolt

Denise Lewis

Olympic heptathlon gold medallist on BBC TV

The team have had a lot of stick over the last few days and having met their medal target, they will be saying "how do you like me now guys!?".

The final medal table

US finish with 30 medals, one shy of the best ever performance by a nation in the worlds.

It's a case of what may have been for Great Britain. Six medals is on target but if all of those fourth-placed finishes could have moved up a touch...

Medal table
BBC Sport

Men's 4x400m relay

I think that that is actually the first time the US have been beaten in that event on the track since Great Britain did them in Tokyo in 1991.

They have been stripped of four titles since because of doping though.

My mate Steve cram has just said relay medals are worth the same as individual? Really? #howthingshavechanged

How the gold was won

Women's discus final

Croatia's Sandra Perkovic wins the Women's Discus final

Men's 4x400m relay

Steve Cram

BBC athletics commentator on BBC TV

Martyn Rooney had injury problems early on but he has always been a great relay runner.

Just for a moment in the back straight, you thought he was closing on the top two but just never got close enough.

Martyn Rooney

Get Involved


Sam Holloway: Proud to see GB winning a medal in every relay. Proper teamwork!

Gareth Hancock: Well done, lads. Another great medal @TeamGB. Cowen superb. That hits the team target as well.

Men's 4x400m relay

The last team other than the US to win this event was France in 2003 - when the States were disqualified after winning on the track.

400m splits

Men's 4x400m relay

Matt Hudson-Smith: 45.4 seconds

Dwayne Cowan: 44.2 secs

Rabah Yousif: 44:9 secs

Martyn Rooney: 44.5 secs

Men's 4x400m relay

What a run from the Trinidad & Tobago quartet. United States had won six in a row in the worlds.

Lalonde Gordon

Bronze medal - Great Britain

Men's 4x400m relay

A very solid last leg from Martyn Rooney, he threatened the front two with 70m to go but couldn't get up there. It's bronze for Great Britain and a sixth medal of the championships.

Martyn Rooney
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Gold medal - Trinidad & Tobago

Men's 4x400m relay

Fred Kerley sees the US home..NO! He's run down inside the last 50m and it's gold for T&T!

What a last leg from Lalonde Gordon!

4x400m Men's final

Men's 4x400m relay

Steve Cram

BBC athletics commentator on BBC TV

These three pulling clear of the rest. There is a medal here for Britain.

ROOOOOOONNNEEEYYYYY goes up the cry from the crowd!

Men's 4x400m relay

US lead, Trinidad & Tobago and Great Britain.

It will be Martyn Rooney fighting for a medal on the last leg...

Men's 4x400m relay

Great Britain into second at the start of the third leg!

Men's 4x400m relay

United States, Spain, GB and Trinidad and Tobago as the stagger unwinds...

Men's 4x400m relay

Matthew Hudson-Smith only made the semis of the individual event but that's a decent first leg, he hands over with Great Britain in maybe third.