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• Great Britain DQ from men's 4x400m after a reserve shot putter was named in the line-up

Great Britain were disqualified from the men's 4x400m relay at the European Athletics Team Championships after a reserve shot putter was named in the line-up by mistake.

Youcef Zatat - who had not travelled to Poland - was included in the quartet instead of sprinter Rabah Yousif.

UK Athletics performance director Neil Black blamed a "technical error".

He told BBC Sport: "It's absolutely gutting, for the athletes in particular." GB finished fifth overall.

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