I’m glad sport has moved on from distasteful ‘Plastic Brit’ debate – Ed Warner

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By Frank Dalleres Dazzled by Great Britain’s three golden moments at the European Athletics Indoor Championships in Istanbul last weekend, you’ll likely have missed the home nation’s unexpected victory in the women’s triple jump. Reeling from last month’s earthquake devastation, Turkey will have drawn some comfort from Tugba Danismaz’s winning leap. And she was only ranked ninth in Europe heading into the championships. Istanbul last hosted a major athletics event 11 years ago. The World Indoors were just months before London 2012 and came at the height of a tabloid-confected furore about the …

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