Michael Jamieson reveals depression fight on announcing retirement from swimming

Michael Jamieson won an Olympic silver in 2012

London 2012 Olympic silver medallist Michael Jamieson has announced his retirement from swimming.

The 28-year-old Scot broke his own British record to finish second in the 200m breaststroke in 2012 but struggled with form thereafter.

Revealing the news via the Sunday Times, Jamieson talks of a brutal training regime that led to depression.

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