Tokyo Olympics: Britain’s Katarina Johnson-Thompson pulls up injured in heptathlon 200m

Tokyo Olympics: Katarina Johnson-Thompson third after two events in heptathlon

Katarina Johnson-Thompson’s medal hopes in the Olympic women’s heptathlon were effectively ended as she pulled up injured in the 200m.

The 28-year-old British world champion came into Tokyo 2020 with injury worries after a serious Achilles problem and had barely competed this year.

Going into the 200m, she had slipped two places to fifth after finishing 15th in the shot put.

More to follow.

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