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Last Updated: Sunday August 23 2009 16:28 GMT

Team GB win two silver medals

Lisa Dobriskey

Great Britain have grabbed two silver medals on the final day of the World Athletics Championships in Berlin.

Lisa Dobriskey won her medal in the women's 1,500m, and then the men's 4x400m relay team also came second.

The final result of Dobriskey's race was a controversial one, as the athlete who finished first was disqualified.

Judges decided that Spain's Natalia Rodriguez had broken the rules on the way to winning the race, so Dobriskey's bronze was upgraded to a silver.

The men's relay team ran a very clever race to earn their silver medals, in the final event of the championships.

Team GB medalists
Jessica Ennis

Gold - Jessica Ennis - heptathlon

Gold - Phillips Oduwu - triple jump

Bronze - Jenny Meadows - 800m

Bronze - men's 4x100m relay team

Silver - Lisa Dobriskey - 1,500m
Silver - men's 4x400m relay team

Knowing that the American team was really strong and probably quicker than they were, the British quartet made sure they pushed into second spot and then held onto it.

Every time another runner challenged them the British runner with the baton at the time just ran that little bit harder to fight them off.

Great Britain finished the championships with six medals in total - two golds, two silvers and two bronzes.