Britain's Michael Jamieson finished a disappointing fifth and team-mate Andrew Willis was fourth in the World Championships 200m breaststroke final.

World Swimming: Willis & Jamieson miss out on medals

Britain's Michael Jamieson finished a disappointing fifth and team-mate Andrew Willis was fourth in the World Championships breaststroke final.

Michael Jamieson and Andrew Willis of Great Britain compete in the men's 200m breaststroke final

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Result: Great Britain's Andrew Willis fourth in men's 200m breaststroke final

Great Britain's Andrew Willis earns a place in the final of the breaststroke final after winning the second semi-final.

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EDWARD VIII/THE DUKE OF WINDSOR during WWI - a war that wiped out much of his generation of men and irrevocably changed the social structure in England. He went into the war with the German last name Saxe-Coburg-Gotha and came out with the last name Windsor due a wise PR move by his father in 1917.

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Andrew Willis of Great Britain in the second Semifinal of the Men's 200m Breaststroke on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Swimming - Olympics: Day 4

Andrew Willis of Great Britain in the second Semifinal of the Men's Breaststroke on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Andrew Willis of Great Britain competes in the Men's 200m Breaststroke heat on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Swimming - Olympics: Day 4

Andrew Willis of Great Britain competes in the Men's Breaststroke heat on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

In August hopes that the Great Britain's men's bobsleigh team could challenge for a medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics were in jeopardy after their pilot John Jackson ruptured his Achilles.

GB bobsleigh pilot Jackson on his 'astounding' injury rehab

In August hopes that the Great Britain's men's bobsleigh team could challenge for a medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics were in jeopardy after their pilot John Jackson ruptured his Achilles.

GB freestyle ski champion Katie Summerhayes said she was 'stoked' after qualifying for the halfpipe final on the opening day of competition at the Winter Youth Olympics in Austria.

Team GB impress on Winter Youth Olympics day one

GB freestyle ski champion Katie Summerhayes said she was 'stoked' after qualifying for the halfpipe final on the opening day of competition at the Winter Youth Olympics in Austria.

British taekwondo fighters Sarah Stevenson and Aaron Cook each won a gold medal on day three of the European Championships in St Petersburg. Nick Hope reports.

Olympic bronze medallist Sarah Stevenson hopes moving to a lighter weight category will bring her glory in 2012 as Nick Hope reports.

British bobsleigh pilot John Jackson secured Great Britain's first podium since 1997 by claiming four-man silver at the Lake Placid World Cup.

John Jackson steers Great Britain to bobsleigh silver at Lake Placid

British bobsleigh pilot John Jackson secured Great Britain's first podium since 1997 by claiming four-man silver at the Lake Placid World Cup.

British Winter Paralympic medal prospect Jade Etherington fears missing the 2014 Games after losing her guide.

British Paralympic skiing prospect Etherington pleas for a new guide

GB Paralympic skiing medal prospect Jade Etherington needs a new guide to keep her Sochi 2014 dream alive.

Men's handball head coach Dragan Djukic will leave the Great Britain set-up and join the Israeli national team after London 2012.

GB handball coach Dragan Djukic to leave after Olympics

Head coach Dragan Djukic says he will not leave British Handball before London 2012 , despite appearing on the shortlist for the Russia team.

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