Mo Farah record not European, claims former Spanish athlete
Mo Farah record not European, claims former Spanish athlete

Former Spanish long-distance runner Fabian Roncero doesn`t believe British double Olympic champion Mo Farah`s European record for the half-marathon should stand due to his Somalian roots.

Sebastian Coe says Russia must not be banned over doping
Sebastian Coe says Russia must not be banned over doping

Track legend Sebastian Coe, campaigning for the presidency of world athletics, said Wednesday that Russia should not be kicked out of sport because of its doping scandal.

Olympic changes won't affect track and field: Sergey Bubka
Olympic changes won't affect track and field: Sergey Bubka

 Athletics will retain its prominent position despite changes to the Olympic programme that could see fewer events but more sports, IAAF presidential candidate Sergey Bubka said on Tuesday. 

Pole vault legend Sergey Bubka to run for top IAAF job
Pole vault legend Sergey Bubka to run for top IAAF job

 Former Olympic pole vault champion Sergey Bubka announced on Wednesday he is running for the presidency of world athletics body IAAF, taking on Briton Sebastian Coe in a battle between two of the sport`s greats.

IAAF responds to latest doping claims
IAAF responds to latest doping claims

The world governing body of athletics has issued another lengthy statement in response to more claims of widespread doping and cover-ups, saying the latest allegations have been passed to its ethics committee for investigation.

28-sport cap dropped as part of 40-point action plan to revamp future Olympic Games
28-sport cap dropped as part of 40-point action plan to revamp future Olympic Games

A 28-sport cap has reportedly been dropped as part of a 40-point action plan for future summer Olympics in order to revamp the sporting showpiece.

Claims of doping in Russian athletics damaging: Sebastian Coe
Claims of doping in Russian athletics damaging: Sebastian Coe

British athletics great and International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) presidency candidate hopeful Sebastian Coe has described claims of systematic doping in Russian athletics as "damaging".

Kenya's David Rudisha supports Sebastian Coe bid for IAAF presidency in 2015
Kenya's David Rudisha supports Sebastian Coe bid for IAAF presidency in 2015

Kenya's Olympic 800 metre champion David Rudisha has supported British athletics great Sebastian Coe's bid for International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) presidency.

Sebastian Coe announces plans to run for IAAF presidency
Sebastian Coe announces plans to run for IAAF presidency

Sebastian Coe confirmed on Thursday he plans to run for the position of president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

Coe curious about banned Gay`s ``significant assistance``

Athletics` world governing body (IAAF) wants to know what "significant assistance" Tyson Gay has provided to the American anti-doping authorities who handed him a shorter one-year ban, its vice president Sebastian Coe said on Monday.

Rio 2016 will be `successful` says Coe

Rio de Janeiro will stage a "successful" Olympics, London 2012`s chief organiser Sebastian Coe said on Saturday after concerns over preparations in the Brazilian city were raised by the IOC.

Laureus Awards to set tone for sporting carnival in KL

The bustling city awaited in anticipation and the air was buzzing with excitement as the cr?me de la cr?me of the sporting world started to touch down in batches for the 15th Laureus International Sports Awards to be held here on Wednesday and attended by, among others, Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev.

Daniel Radcliffe to play Sebastian Coe in biopic?

Actor Daniel Radcliffe has reportedly been roped in to play the role of Olympic runner Sebastian Coe in a biopic titled ‘Gold’.

Hickey unopposed in EOC presidential elections

Ireland`s Pat Hickey will be unopposed when he seeks a third term as president of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in November while Sebastian Coe stands for election to the organisation`s ruling executive committee.

Sebastian Coe determined to intensify war against drugs

Vice-president of the IAAF and chairman of the British Olympic Association, Sebastian Coe is determined to intensify the war against drug abuse by athletes.

Coe to be British Olympic Association chairman

Sebastian Coe is to be elected unopposed as the next British Olympic Association (BOA) chairman after his only opponent withdrew from the contest.

Jose Mourinho ‘still baffled’ over Beck’s TB GB snub

Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho has said he is still baffled over soccer star David Beckham’s omission from the Team GB’s football squad

Mystery woman in Indian contingent a cast member, says Coe

The mystery woman who gatecrashed the opening ceremony of the London Games Friday night with the Indian contingent was a cast member "should not have been there," Sebastian Coe, the London Olympics organising committee chairman, said Sunday.

Sebastian Coe confirms he`ll run for IAAF president

Sebastian Coe has made it official: He wants to become president of the IAAF.

London Games organisers insist early woes minor

Organisers said some of the complaints were exaggerated and tried to put the best face on the unfolding security debacle, as well as other concerns about the games, which start in 10 days.