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Athletes told they will be vaccinated, Tokyo Olympics will go ahead as planned, says Mo Farah
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Athletes told they will be vaccinated, Tokyo Olympics will go ahead as planned, says Mo Farah

The 37-year-old Somalia-born British track legend added he will treat the 10,000 metres as just "another race."

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah takes a break from running to bid for TV crown
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Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah takes a break from running to bid for TV crown

The four-time Olympic champion will reportedly be paid an appearance fee of 300,000 pounds ($395,000) to compete against nine other well-known figures in a contest for the title of King or Queen of the Castle.

Alberto Salazar's appeal hearing in doping case postponed to March due to coronavirus pandemic
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Alberto Salazar's appeal hearing in doping case postponed to March due to coronavirus pandemic

The Court of Arbitration for Sport said it has moved next week's scheduled hearing for Salazar and endocrinologist Jeffrey Brown to a new slot from 3-12 March.

Mo Farah, Sifan Hassan break one-hour world records at Brussels Diamond League meeting
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Mo Farah, Sifan Hassan break one-hour world records at Brussels Diamond League meeting

Mo Farah broke Haile Gebrselassie’s 13-year-old record of 21,285 kilometers on his return to the track. Farah, who ran with his training partner Bashir Abdi, established a new world mark of 21.330 kilometers.

London Marathon: Mo Farah to run as pacemaker to help compatriots eyeing Tokyo Olympics 2020 cut
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London Marathon: Mo Farah to run as pacemaker to help compatriots eyeing Tokyo Olympics 2020 cut

Farah last year gave up plans of running the marathon at the Tokyo Olympics and will instead compete in the 10,000 metres which, if successful, will be his fifth gold medal at the Games.

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah targets one-hour world record in Brussels meet
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Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah targets one-hour world record in Brussels meet

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah says he is targeting the one-hour world record at the AG Memorial Van Damme meet in Brussels on 4 September as he returns to the track for the first time since switching to road racing in 2017.

CAS to hear banned track coach Alberto Salazar's appeal against his doping suspension in November
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CAS to hear banned track coach Alberto Salazar's appeal against his doping suspension in November

Salazar, who coached some of the world’s top distance runners including British Olympic and world champion Mo Farah, was banned by the USADA in October for “orchestrating and facilitating” doping as head coach of the Nike Oregon Project (NOP).

Mo Farah says postponement of Tokyo Olympics gives him more time to prepare for 10,000m gold defence
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Mo Farah says postponement of Tokyo Olympics gives him more time to prepare for 10,000m gold defence

Multiple Olympic champion Mo Farah says the postponement of the Tokyo Games to 2021 could work to his advantage as the Briton will now have around 20 months to train for the defence of his 10,000m title having switched his focus back to the track.

Former British track and field official Neil Black passes away aged 60
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Former British track and field official Neil Black passes away aged 60

Aside from Farah, Black also worked closely with other British track greats like Sally Gunnell, Linford Christie, Colin Jackson, Jonathan Edwards and Jessica Ennis

Mo Farah admits to having suffered 'financially and emotionally' from his ties with banned ex-coach Alberto Salazar
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Mo Farah admits to having suffered 'financially and emotionally' from his ties with banned ex-coach Alberto Salazar

American Salazar was banned for four years by the US Anti-Doping Agency last year for “orchestrating and facilitating prohibited doping conduct” as head coach of the Nike Oregon Project, a camp designed mainly to develop US endurance athletes.

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah withdraws from next month’s Big Half race in London
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Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah withdraws from next month’s Big Half race in London

Farah, who has won the previous two editions of the half marathon event, was set to go head-to-head with Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele - the second-fastest marathon runner of all-time - at this year’s race on 1 March.

Mo Farah says he would be happy to provide any anti-doping agency with old samples for retesting
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Mo Farah says he would be happy to provide any anti-doping agency with old samples for retesting

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah said he would gladly have any of his previous blood or urine samples re-tested as part of the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) investigation into the Nike Oregon Project.

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

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Mo Farah announces return to 10,000m race, will aim for fifth gold medal at showpiece event
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Mo Farah announces return to 10,000m race, will aim for fifth gold medal at showpiece event

The 36-year-old, a four-times Olympic champion and six times world champion over 5,000 metres and 10,000 metres, retired from track athletics in 2017 to focus on road marathons, going on the break the British record.

UK Athletics commissions review into dealings with Alberto Salazar and disbanded Nike Oregon Project
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UK Athletics commissions review into dealings with Alberto Salazar and disbanded Nike Oregon Project

UK Athletics has commissioned an independent review into its dealings with banned track coach Alberto Salazar and the recently disbanded Nike Oregon Project.

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei wins Chicago Marathon, breaks Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old world record
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Kenya's Brigid Kosgei wins Chicago Marathon, breaks Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old world record

Kosgei broke the mark of 2:15:25 set by Radcliffe in the London Marathon on 13, April 2003 as she won in Chicago for the second straight year.

Mo Farah slams critics over questions on former coach Alberto Salazar, says he has been unfairly singled out in doping scandal
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Mo Farah slams critics over questions on former coach Alberto Salazar, says he has been unfairly singled out in doping scandal

A defiant Mo Farah angrily hit back at critics Friday, saying he was never given any banned drugs while a member of the Nike Oregon Project and claiming he has been unfairly singled out in the scandal surrounding his former coach Alberto Salazar.

Sportswear giant Nike shuts down Oregon Project training group over coach Alberto Salazar's four-year ban
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Sportswear giant Nike shuts down Oregon Project training group over coach Alberto Salazar's four-year ban

Nike said on Friday it plans to shut down its Oregon Project training group after top athletics coach Alberto Salazar was banned for four years for doping.

UK Athletics performance director Neil Black set to stand down amidst links to disgraced coach Alberto Salazar
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UK Athletics performance director Neil Black set to stand down amidst links to disgraced coach Alberto Salazar

Black spoke about the Salazar matter on Monday after returning from the World Championships in Doha, where Great Britain won just five medals, their worst performance since 2005

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)