12 August 19:35 (BST)

AT: MUIR (GBR) - gold, ENNAOUI (POL) - silver, WEIGHTMAN (GBR) - bronze in women's 1500m

BERLIN - Comments from gold medallist Laura MUIR (GBR), silver medallist Sofia ENNAOUI (POL) and bronze medallist Laura WEIGHTMAN (GBR) after the women's 1500m at the Berlin Olympic Stadium on Sunday.

Laura MUIR (GBR) - gold

On becoming outdoor European Champion in the 1500m:

"I'm really, really happy with this gold medal. I knew the pressure was on, and I'm really glad Laura WEIGHTMAN (GBR) was right behind me, so both of us could be on the podium."

Sofia ENNAOUI (POL) - silver

On winning her first senior medal:

"I felt very strong and confident coming to these championships. I came right from the training camp in St. Moritz and felt great. I am so happy for my first major senior medal.

On her race plan:

"The race was as I expected it to be. I knew it was not going to be slow. I was ready to run from the gun to the finish. No special tactics. I was just looking to the front. Thanks to all fans supporting us."

Laura WEIGHTMAN (GBR) - bronze

On her plan for 'double Laura' in the medals:

"I really wanted to have two Lauras on the podium, and I knew Laura MUIR (GBR) would go very fast. I knew I had to chase her if I wanted to be in the runnig for a medal."

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