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Mile star Laura Muir sparks London 2017 ticket rush

March 11, 2017

Session featuring women’s 1500m final is the most in-demand since IAAF World Championships London 2017 tickets returned on-sale

By Athletics Weekly

Double European indoor champion Laura Muir has sparked a rush for tickets for this summer’s IAAF World Championships London 2017, with tickets to the session including the women’s 1500m final proving the most in-demand.

Muir dominated both the 1500m and 3000m at the European Indoor Championships in Belgrade last weekend and since World Championships tickets officially went back on sale on Wednesday, organisers have announced that the most popular has been session 6 on Monday, August 7, which includes that 1500m final.

Muir could help open and close the event in London, which takes place from August 4-13, as she has set her sights on contesting both the 1500m and 5000m double at the London Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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