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Coe gave 'misleading' answers on doping allegations

Lord Coe gave “misleading” answers to parliament over when he first found out about corruption and doping allegations in athletics, a report by MPs says. The president of world athletics’ governing body, the IAAF, told a select committee in December ...

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'One of the greatest in sport history' – tributes to 'inspirational' Bannister

Media playback is not supported on this device Sir Roger Bannister, who died on Saturday at the age of 88, has been described as “one of the greatest inspirational figures in the history of British sport”. He secured his place ...

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Katarina Johnson-Thompson wins pentathlon gold at World Indoor Championships

Watch highlights as Great Britain’s Katarina Johnson-Thompson claims her first global title with victory in the pentathlon at the World Indoor Athletics Championships in Birmingham. WATCH MORE: Muir wins 3,000m World Indoor bronze Available to UK users only. Let’s block ...

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World Indoor Championships 2018: Katarina Johnson-Thompson wins first global gold

Media playback is not supported on this device World Indoor Athletics Championships Venue: Arena Birmingham Dates: March 1-4 Coverage: BBC Two and red button, with updates on BBC Radio 5 live Great Britain’s Katarina Johnson-Thompson claimed her first global title ...

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GB javelin coach Burrell suspended for refusing drug test

Great Britain javelin coach David Burrell has been suspended from all sport for four years following an anti-doping rule violation. Burrell was charged with “evading, refusing or failing to submit to sample collection” following an out-of-competition test in August 2017. ...

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GB javelin coach Burrell suspended for refusing drug test

Great Britain javelin coach David Burrell has been suspended from all sport for four years following an anti-doping rule violation. Burrell was charged with “evading, refusing or failing to submit to sample collection” following an out-of-competition test in August 2017. ...

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World Indoor Athletics Championships: Morgan Lake fourth in high jump with season's best

Great Britain’s Morgan Lake finishes fourth in the high jump with a season’s best at the World Indoor Athletics Championship in Birmingham. Watch live coverage of the World Indoor Athletics Championships from 1-4 March on BBC Two, Red Button, Connected ...

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Muir wins 3,000m World Indoor bronze – highlights & report

Media playback is not supported on this device World Indoor Athletics Championships Venue: Arena Birmingham Dates: March 1-4 Coverage: BBC Two and red button, with updates on BBC Radio 5 live Laura Muir won Great Britain’s first medal of the ...

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World Indoor Athletics Championships: Colin Jackson picks six events to watch

World Indoor Athletics Championships Venue: Arena Birmingham, Birmingham Dates: March 1-4 Coverage: BBC Two and red button, with updates on BBC Radio 5 live The weather may be chilly, but the athletics season hots up when the world’s best descend ...

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'They were fine about it' – Muir takes time off work for World Indoors

World Indoor Championships Dates: Thursday, 1 March to Sunday, 4 March Venue: Arena Birmingham Coverage: Watch live on BBC Two, online and the BBC Sport app Great Britain’s Laura Muir says she had to ask for time off from the ...

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