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Mike Rowbottom, one of Britain's most talented sportswriters, covered the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics as chief feature writer for insidethegames, having covered the previous five summer Games, and four winter Games, for The Independent. He has worked for the Daily Mail, The Times, The Observer, The Sunday Correspondent and The Guardian.

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Berry back from doping ban to earn Rio hammer place at US Trials

Berry back from doping ban to earn Rio hammer place at US Trials

Hammer throwing, for the first time ever, took centre stage at Hayward Field on the seventh day of action at the US Olympic Track and Field trials - and Gwen Berry, who returned from a three-month doping suspension that ended just before the trials, earned a Rio 2016 place behind winner Amber Campbell and third-placed Deanna Price.