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Nov 03, 2017
IAAF to introduce world rankings system in athletics from next year as part of sweeping reformsIAAF President Seb Coe has made no secret of his frustration with many aspects of the Diamond League’s current format and is desperate to reform it.
Oct 05, 2017
Usain Bolt can play 'inspirational' role in future of athletics, says IAAF chief Sebastian CoeJamaican track superstar Usain Bolt can play a key role in inspiring youngsters to get involved in athletics even though he has hung up his running spikes, IAAF president Sebastian Coe said on Wednesday.
Sep 12, 2017
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko says WADA too shares responsibility for doping scandalMutko insisted that Russian authorities had never run a state-sponsored doping programme and pinned all the blame on the laboratory and Russia's Anti-Doping Agency.
Sep 06, 2017
Rio Olympics chief lynchpin behind plot to bribe IOC during Games bid, allege Brazilian police officialsBrazilian officials said that the country's Olympics chief was the "lynchpin" in a plot to bribe the International Olympic Committee into awarding Rio de Janeiro the 2016 Games
Aug 10, 2017
IAAF chief Sebastian Coe understands Dutee Chand's plight, but says level-playing field needed for athletesIAAF chief Sebastian Coe empathises with the plight of Indian sprinter Dutee Chand, whose career has been hit by the controversial 'gender testing' issue, but insists it needs to create a "level-playing field" for all athletes.
Aug 09, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Isaac Makwala allowed to compete at 200m eventMakwala, who has become a genuine medal contender on the world stage late in his career, had fallen victim to the virus which swept one of the hotels hosting athletes and their support staff.
Aug 09, 2017
World Athletics Championships 2017: Isaac Makwala barred from 400m as he needed to be quarantined, say IAAFIAAF issued a statement after the Botswana team claimed the 30-year-old Makwala was fit and healthy and should not have been turned away from the warm-up track ahead of the final.
Aug 06, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Sebastian Coe hopes for silent medals ceremony for Usain Bolt's sake"I didn't enjoy the booing, but I fully appreciate and totally understand why the crowd reacted that way," said Coe.
Aug 05, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Dutee Chand claims of living in 'constant fear' of banDutee was banned by the Athletics Federation of India in 2014 under the Hyperandrogenism policy of the International Association of Athletics Federations but she challenged this at the Court of Arbitration for Sports in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Jul 30, 2017
IAAF World Championships 2017: PU Chitra denied permission to participate in London eventThe AFI had requested the IAAF to consider Chitra's case after Sports minister Vijay Goel asked the national federation to honour the Kerala High Court directive