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Tokyo Olympics 2020 consulting firm paid $3,70,000 to IOC official's son before and after Japan won bid
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Tokyo Olympics 2020 consulting firm paid $3,70,000 to IOC official's son before and after Japan won bid

Papa Massata denied the allegations, saying the money he received was related to a "sponsorship deal made in China. There is nothing to do with the Tokyo Olympics."

World Athletics boss Sebastian Coe says athletics on course to challenge traditionally popular sports after 'year of innovation'
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World Athletics boss Sebastian Coe says athletics on course to challenge traditionally popular sports after 'year of innovation'

Taking stock of the year, which saw the successful hosting of the World Championships in Doha and the re-branding of the IAAF as World Athletics, Coe promised to ring in more changes in the coming years

WADA's first president Dick Pound lays out agency's three significant achievements ahead of its 20th anniversary
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WADA's first president Dick Pound lays out agency's three significant achievements ahead of its 20th anniversary

In spite of the problems that Pound sees in cleaning up the sport, the Canadian is genuinely proud of the work and achievements of WADA, especially the World Anti-Doping Code

PSG chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi exercises right to silence during probe over Qatar's candidacy to host World Athletics Championships
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PSG chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi exercises right to silence during probe over Qatar's candidacy to host World Athletics Championships

French prosecutors are looking specifically at two payments of $3.5 million in 2011 by Oryx Qatar Sports Investment, a company run by Nasser's brother Khalid Al-Khelaifi

World Athletics Championships 2019: IAAF chief Sebastian Coe insists event hasn't 'been derailed' by Alberto Salazar scandal
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World Athletics Championships 2019: IAAF chief Sebastian Coe insists event hasn't 'been derailed' by Alberto Salazar scandal

International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) president Coe said the governing body had reacted swiftly after news broke that Salazar, the founder of the Nike Oregon Project training group, had been suspended by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA)

IAAF to maintain ban on Russian athletics federation over doping conspiracy
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IAAF to maintain ban on Russian athletics federation over doping conspiracy

Russia was barred from international competition in 2015 over a vast state-run doping conspiracy.

International Association of Athletics Federations removes Stockholm from 2020 Diamond League calendar
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International Association of Athletics Federations removes Stockholm from 2020 Diamond League calendar

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will also cut the amount of events from 32 to 24 in an attempt to make it easier to understand

IAAF lauds Swiss Court's ruling to bar South Africa's Caster Semenya from World Athletics Championships in Doha
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IAAF lauds Swiss Court's ruling to bar South Africa's Caster Semenya from World Athletics Championships in Doha

South Africa's Caster Semenya was barred from entering this year's World Championships in Doha and defend her 800-metres world title

Caster Semenya to miss World Championships after Swiss court overrules temporary suspension of IAAF regulations
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Caster Semenya to miss World Championships after Swiss court overrules temporary suspension of IAAF regulations

Caster Semenya will not defend her world 800m title in September after a Swiss judge overruled a temporary suspension on the IAAF's controversial rules.

American triple-jumper Christian Taylor aims to play safe, won't go for medal at US championships and world trials in Iowa
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American triple-jumper Christian Taylor aims to play safe, won't go for medal at US championships and world trials in Iowa

American triple-jump record holder Christian Taylor says not to expect anything special from him at the US Championships

Olympic champion Caster Semenya accuses IAAF of using her as a 'human guinea pig'
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Olympic champion Caster Semenya accuses IAAF of using her as a 'human guinea pig'

Caster Semenya has slammed the IAAF for using her body to experiment 'how medication would affect testosterone levels'.

Russia hopeful of track and field reintegration as IAAF meets to discuss Caster Semenya's case
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Russia hopeful of track and field reintegration as IAAF meets to discuss Caster Semenya's case

Rumour has it that Russia, a giant in the track and field world, is now closer than ever to getting the green light from the IAAF for its reintegration.

FIFA chief Gianni Infantino, IAAF head Sebastian Coe omitted from IOC's executive board; 10 new candidates proposed
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FIFA chief Gianni Infantino, IAAF head Sebastian Coe omitted from IOC's executive board; 10 new candidates proposed

The International Olympic Committee announced 10 fresh candidates for its executive board omitting IAAF chief Sebastian Coe and FIFA head Gianni Infantino.

Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya to race in 3,000 metres at Diamond League's Prefontaine Classic
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Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya to race in 3,000 metres at Diamond League's Prefontaine Classic

Caster Semenya will race the 3,000 meters at the Diamond League Prefontaine Classic, a distance she can contest without reducing her testosterone levels.

Caster Semenya vs IAAF: Science behind CAS' decision to regulate DSD athletes being obscured by false comparisons
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Caster Semenya vs IAAF: Science behind CAS' decision to regulate DSD athletes being obscured by false comparisons

The scientists, who support DSD athletes or those in the media who do so, have no problem accepting the legal sex determined by anyone including unqualified, perhaps uneducated persons

Caster Semenya vs IAAF: Kenyan Olympic 800m bronze medal winner Margaret Nyairera Wambui slams ruling against South African rival
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Caster Semenya vs IAAF: Kenyan Olympic 800m bronze medal winner Margaret Nyairera Wambui slams ruling against South African rival

Wambui, who finished third behind Semenya in the 800m at the 2016 Rio Olympics, and silver medallist from Burundi Francine Niyonsaba — also considered hyperandrogenic — will take part in the Doha Diamond League

Dutee Chand says Caster Semenya was 'made to suffer', backs Olympic champion to overcome CAS ruling
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Dutee Chand says Caster Semenya was 'made to suffer', backs Olympic champion to overcome CAS ruling

Dutee Chand said Caster Semenya's court defeat over testosterone rules was 'wrong' but backed her to overcome the potentially far-reaching ruling.

Caster Semenya says CAS' decision will not hold her back in fight against IAFF's hyperandrogenic regulations
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Caster Semenya says CAS' decision will not hold her back in fight against IAFF's hyperandrogenic regulations

Caster Semenya said the decision by the CAS to maintain IAAF rules forcing female athletes to regulate their testosterone levels will not hold her back.

Caster Semenya vs IAAF: CAS rules against South African, says 'discrimination is necessary' for integrity of female athletics
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Caster Semenya vs IAAF: CAS rules against South African, says 'discrimination is necessary' for integrity of female athletics

South African athlete Caster Semenya's testosterone levels are not publicly known, but she is unlikely to be the only athlete affected by Wednesday's verdict

Caster Semenya vs IAAF: Wayde van Niekerk backs compatriot, says her battle 'goes beyond track and field'
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Caster Semenya vs IAAF: Wayde van Niekerk backs compatriot, says her battle 'goes beyond track and field'

Wayde van Niekerk has backed Caster Semenya in her battle with the IAAF over female eligibility rules, saying that 'it goes beyond track and field'.