Olympic 800m silver medallist, Keely Hodgkinson beat Olympic 1500m silver medallist Laura Muir at the Oslo Diamond League held on Thursday (16) at the Bislett Stadium in Oslo, Norway.
The 20 year-old continued her impressive form ahead of next month’s World Championships by leading a1-2 British podium finish as she comfortably clinched her third consecutive Diamond League wins this season with a European seasonal best of 1:57.71. She was followed by Muir in a time of 1:58.09.
The 2016 European silver medallist, Renelle Lamote from France came home in third in 1:58.50.
World 800m champion Halimah Nakaayi from Uganda finished in fourth in a season best of 1:58.68 with the 2018 World U20 Champion, Diribe Welteji from Ethiopia coming home in fifth in 1:58.69