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Summary

  1. Usain Bolt wins 200m in 19.89 seconds; Gemili third
  2. USA's Keni Harrison sets 100m hurdles world record in 12.20 seconds
  3. Porter sixth and Ennis-Hill eighth in hurdles final
  4. France's Jimmy Vicaut wins 100m in 10.03
  5. GB's Laura Muir wins 1500m in new GB record
  6. GB women set national record for 4x100m relay
  7. Johnson-Thompson third in high jump with PB

Live Reporting

By Caroline Chapman

All times stated are UK

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A world record, a couple of British ones as well, plus a Usain Bolt victory. 

Does that whet the appetite for the Rio Olympics? I thought so.

Day two of the Anniversary Games will follow on Saturday, featuring Mo Farah, Jonnie Peacock and the return of Jessica Ennis-Hill. 

Join us back here from 12:00 BST. 

Over and out. 

Lavillenie wins the pole vault

A vault of 5.90m was enough for France's Renaud Lavillenie to record another Diamond League victory.

A sure bet for gold in Rio?

Renaud Lavillenie
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'Harrison was flawless'

Michael Johnson

Four-time Olympic gold medallist on BBC Two

World records are special. That hurdles record stood for 28 years, and could stand for another 28 years. You want that on the top of your resume and she can say that she has it.

She was almost a hurdle ahead of a world-class field. It was flawless, I've never seen a race like that. I am so happy for her because it would have been a long difficult summer with her not going to Rio, but that world record makes up for it.

41.81!!! New British record, London Anniversary Games record and a world leading time! So proud of the girls💥🇬🇧

41.81!!! New British record, London Anniversary Games record and a world leading time! So proud of the girls💥🇬🇧

Record breaker Muir

Take a look below at Laura Muir breaking Dame Kelly Holmes' British record in the Women's 1500m by setting a time of 3:57:49.

Belting run from the 23-year-old. 

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Laura Muir breaks British record in 1500m

Harrison wins women's 100m hurdles

Congratulations from Britain's Tiffany Porter, who finished sixth in the women's 100m hurdles. 

My hat goes off to @KeniUSATF. That was nothing short of amazing. Congrats on the new WORLD RECORD! #12.20

World record for Harrison

This is brilliant...

Kendra Harrison may not be going to Rio but she can celebrate this world record. Take a look below at her 100m hurdles victory.

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Anniversary Games: Keni Harrison sets 100m hurdles world record

Women's high jump

Great preparation for Rio from these two...

Katarina Johnson-Thompson ends third in the high jump, with fellow Brit Morgan Lake in seventh. 

A new PB for @JohnsonThompson & SB for @morgan_a_lake 🇬🇧 Top work girls! 👌 #MullerAnniversary Games
A new PB for @JohnsonThompson & SB for @morgan_a_lake 🇬🇧 Top work girls! 👌 #MullerAnniversary Games

A new PB for @JohnsonThompson & SB for @morgan_a_lake 🇬🇧 Top work girls! 👌 #MullerAnniversary Games

Bolt wins men's 200m

Colin Jackson

Two-time world 110m hurdles champion on BBC Red Button

Our expectations are huge for Bolt because of what he's done in the past but we have to be realistic given his problems this season. Not many sprinters can do what he's done today.

'I wasn't that impressed'

More from Usain Bolt on BBC Red Button: "It's my first race back from my slight injury problem. I can tell I'm not in really top shape. In training everything is OK but I need races to run myself into shape. I'll have to do that in Rio and hopefully get myself back up to speed.

"I don't want to see it again. I wasn't that impressed."

Usain Bolt
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High hopes for Rio

After setting a British record tonight, the 4x100m girls are now setting their sights on claiming the big prize in Rio. 

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Anniversary Games: British relay sprinters confident of a medal in rio

GB women's relay squad set record

Here's how we kicked off the evening...

The British 4x100m relay squad set a new new record with a winning time of 41.82. 

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Anniversary Games: Women's relay set national record

Gemili satisfied with night's work

Men's 200m

Adam Gemili on BBC Red Button Forum: "I am happy although I wanted to get under 20 seconds. I know what I need to work on and hopefully I can get into the final in Rio and hopefully get a medal.

"I need to work a little bit on my speed and my technique to hold my form down the closing stages of the race."

Usain Bolt wins 200m

Elsewhere in the men's 200m, Britain's Adam Gemili came in third in 20:07 - just behind Alonso Edward of Panama in second.

Another Brit, Danny Talbot, finished in seventh. 

Usain Bolt wins 200m

One lucky lady in the crowd is in tears as she's just caught Usain Bolt's ruby red boots which he threw into the crowd.

She's genuinely overwhelmed and is having all sorts of trouble squeezing them into her handbag. 

Steve Cram

BBC athletics commentator on BBC Two

Usain Bolt is back in business. It wasn't super fast but it's a confidence-booster that will send a bit of a message to the others and he'll be happy to have a win under his belt.

'Bolt will go faster'

Men's 200m

Michael Johnson

Four-time Olympic gold medallist on BBC TV

We will expect much faster from Usain Bolt in Rio. Coming through that race and winning will give him confidence to go and work on speed endurance.

Bolt happy to win

Men's 200m

Usain Bolt on BBC Two: "I'm not fully in shape, I need more work, but I will be fine. The key thing is I came out injury free so that's the main thing.

"It's a lot of fun, the energy is great and I love being here."

Usain Bolt wins men's 200m

He's back, guys!

The fastest man in the world, in his first 200m race of the year, comes home in 19:84. 

The Jamaican isn't looking overjoyed. No dancing in the crowd just yet. 

Usain Bolt
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Men's 200m

Third time lucky...we're off!

Men's 200m

A red card for American Sean McLean. He's off for that false start in lane one. 

And there's another delay as interference from the PA system is making a weird noise. 

Awkward. 

False start!

Men's 200m

Adam Gemili of Britain shows us his trademark smile and gets a loud reception as his name is read out of the tannoy.

And then the whole place goes ballistic as Usain Bolt does his trademark lightning arms in front of the camera.

Yep, it's buzzing out there at the Olympic Stadium. The crowd are well up for this showpiece. 

They're on their marks...and they're off! Oh, no they're not. False start. Back they go. 

Laura Muir breaks British record in 1500m

From one record holder to another...

Amazing run @lauramuiruns knew u could do it u have been running so well this year!Now on to @Rio2016_en 🇬🇧Records are there to be broken👍🏽😊

Shining bright

Harrison sets world record in women's 100m hurdles

.@KeniUSATF has also extended her #DiamondRace lead to 12 points! #LondonDL

.@KeniUSATF has also extended her #DiamondRace lead to 12 points! #LondonDL

Bolt 'loves' London crowds

Men's 200m

Usain Bolt, who if you remember won triple Olympic gold in London 2012, has good memories of the unique atmosphere inside the stadium at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

“I really enjoy competing here in London because the crowd is always magnificent and energetic. I always love competing in front of an energetic crowd.

“It means the world to be back here. The crowd is always going to be great, one thing I really appreciate here is that the track is wonderful and it’s going to be a great competition.”

And the man himself is about to take to the track again. Brace yourselves, people. 

'Disappointing 100m times'

Colin Jackson

Two-time world 110m hurdles champion on BBC Two

That looked like hard work for Jimmy Vicaut. He had to haul himself through the field to win in only 10.02.

I think all of them will be disappointed when they look at the clock.

Vicaut wins

Men's 100m final

As predicted, Jimmy Vicaut pulls himself over the line to take the victory...but it's a slow one for the 100m final. 

The Frenchman clocks 10:02 ahead of Isiah Young of USA in second and Churandy Martina of the Netherlands in third. 

Men's 100m final

It's all go here. 

Time for the men's 100m final. Frenchman Jimmy Vicaut the favourite for this one, after he topped the heats.

CJ Ujah of Britain is involved as well, along with Richard Kilty. 

We have a dodgy start, but the green marker is up so none of the athletes are at fault for it. 

Let's try again...

When Johnson met Bolt

Athletics icons Michael Johnson and Usain Bolt discuss the Olympic champion's preparation for Rio and which of them would win a head-to-head 200m race.

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Anniversary Games: Michael Johnson meets Usain Bolt

Faster than Kelly Holmes...

Muir wins 1500m in GB record time

Laura Muir on BBC Two: "I knew I was in good shape and wanted to test myself and see what I could do. I am so thrilled to get the record.

"It's amazing to run a British record here at the London Olympic Stadium. I am over the moon.

"Rio is my first Olympics, and it'll be different. It won't be as fast and it'll be tactical and scrappy but I am ready."

Muir claims British record

Women's 1500m

A brilliant run from Scot Laura Muir. She's clear out in front and looks dumbfounded as she crosses the line first. 

The 23-year-old finishes in 3:57.49 to snatch the British record off the one and only Dame Kelly Holmes. 

Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands comes in second (4:00.87) and Meraf Bahta of Sweden (4:02.62) in third. 

Laura Muir
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Women's 1500m

We're on the final lap of the women's 1500m and Laura Muir of Britain is out in front, closely followed by Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands. 

The crowd are screaming for Muir!

Gemili in gear

Men's 200m (21:52 BST)

It's not all about Usain Bolt in the men's 200m. 

The dude with the biggest smile in British athletics - Adam Gemili - is also on the bill.

The 22-year-old endured a difficult time with injury last year but produced a champion's display to take the British 200m title in Birmingham last month and in turn claimed his place at Rio. 

He pulled out of the 100m tonight to concentrate on his better event. 

Let's see if he can offer a challenge to the fastest man in the world...

Adam Gemili
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Harrison on her hurdles world record

Kendra Harrison on BBC Two: "Not making the Olympic team I was really upset and wanted to come here and show what I could have done. I had vengence on my mind and wanted to show the girls what I had.

"I trained so hard for his moment. Good luck to the girls running in Rio, but I am just shocked now."

Kendra Harrison World Record
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World record for Kendra Harrison

Women's 100m hurdles

The moment @KeniUSATF became a WORLD RECORD HOLDER 😱👊🎉 She's broken a 28-year record! bbc.in/2a0SFtf

The moment @KeniUSATF became a WORLD RECORD HOLDER 😱👊🎉 She's broken a 28-year record! bbc.in/2a0SFtf

Colin Jackson

Two-time world 110m hurdles champion on BBC TV

This is a world-class field and she destroyed it. It's always great to witness history and we saw it here in London.

Kendra Harrison wins 100m hurdles

A huge win for American Kendra Harrison! A new world record!

She drops to her knees in tears as she realises she's just run 12:20. Incredible. 

Harrison, remember, ISN'T going to the Rio Olympics, as she didn't finish in the top three in qualification. A bitter sweet moment for the 23-year-old.

Jessica Ennis-Hill comes in eighth - finishing last after a horrible tumble from Jasmin Stowers sees her retire. 

Tiffany Porter comes in sixth for Britain. 

Kendra Harrison
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Women's 100m hurdles final

Jessica Ennis-Hill is pacing the start line as she prepares for the women's hurdle final.

The British Olympic heptathlon champion ran a season's best in the heats earlier, coming third in 12:76.

Can she go better again? She's up against fellow Brit Tiffany Porter and the fastest woman this year in Kendra Harrison. 

A big American presence in this final.

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Favourite London 2012 moment

@BBCSport #bbcathletics being there in row 1 when the crowd raised the roof for Jess on the 1st day of the athletics

@BBCSport #bbcathletics being there in row 1 when the crowd raised the roof for Jess on the 1st day of the athletics

Kiplagat wins Emsley Carr Mile

It wouldn't be a class athletics meeting without a Kenyan one, two, three finish.

Silas Kiplagat comes out on top in the Emsley Carr Mile in 3:53.04, followed by Timothy Cheruiyot and Vincent Kibet.

Kiplagat, a former Commonwealth Games champion, is asked to sign his name in a posh looking book before accepting a rather snazzy glass dish trophy.