Hannah Cockroft makes it a perfect 10 on golden night for GB at Para worlds

• Halifax hurricane wins 10th world title with victory in T34 400m
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For all that any contest suffers whenever everyone can predict its likeliest outcome long before the start, the lack of tension that accompanies all of Hannah Cockroft’s races could not diminish her sense of pride after she enhanced her legend at the World Para Athletics Championships.

It matters little to Cockroft that there is more chance of the sun failing to set than her experiencing what it feels like to lose. Entertaining a crowd has never been her driving force. The 24-year-old’s mission is solely to win, which this remarkable wheelchair racer has done with awesome inevitability ever since shooting to prominence at London 2012. It was clear how much it meant when she collected her 10th world title with victory in the T34 400m.

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