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• Laura Muir Breaks Scottish 800m Record with 1:59.69 in Glasgow

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The double European indoor champion Laura Muir clocked a massive personal best in the 800m to set a new Scottish indoor record at FPSG Athletics meeting in Scotland.

The 24-year-old, Muir, who took gold medals in 1500m and 3000m at last year's European indoor championships clocked 1:59.69 in Glasgow this Sunday to beat Lynsey Sharp's previous record of 2:00.30, set in 2016. Muir's time is also the fastest indoor time in 2018.

Results 800m Women

1 Laura Muir            1:59.69
2 Mhairi Hendry         2:02.41
3 Philippa Millage      2:05.96
4 Olivia Vareille       2:13.49
5 Ailsa Innes           2:13.84 

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