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Jonnie Peacock's mum on sprinter's success and childhood

Linda Roberts , the mother of sprinter Jonnie Peacock, has told the BBC how her son has always wanted to run despite becoming an amputee at the age of five.

The athlete won Great Britain's seventh gold medal on the second day of the Paralympic Games in Rio, retaining his T44 100m title.

  • 10 Sep 2016
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