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Alan Hubbard: Should Britain’s athletes have had a better London 2017 medal return? That’s the £27 million question

Alan Hubbard: Should Britain’s athletes have had a better London 2017 medal return? That’s the £27 million question

The ever-estimable Michael Johnson has raised the pertinent question - while making it clear it was a question and not an indictment - as to whether six medals and sixth place in an International Association of Athletics Federations World Championships on home territory was a reasonable return for the £27 million ($35 million/€30 million) lobbed in the direction British Athletics by UK Sport.