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• Commonwealth 800m silver medalist Langford Fined £1,000 for grabbing a 74-year-old official by the throat

Kyle Langford, the 2018 Commonwealth 800m silver medallist, has been fined after an incident where he appeared to grab a race official by the throat.

Footage posted on social media in June show the English athlete seeming to react angrily to an official.

Langford was fined £1,000 by governing body UK Athletics and ordered to complete one day of "athletics-based community service".

The 23-year-old has apologised for the incident, saying: "I let myself down."

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