Alleged doping cover-up: Athletics officials have life bans upheld by Cas

Three athletics officials have had their life bans over an alleged doping cover-up upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Papa Massata Diack, son of ex-IAAF president Lamine Diack, and Russians Valentin Balakhnichev and Alexei Melnikov had their appeals dismissed. They were charged in December with multiple breaches of anti-doping rules relating to Russia’s

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Mo Farah 'more relaxed' for switch to road

Media playback is not supported on this device Birmingham Diamond League Date: 20 August Venue: Alexander Stadium, Birmingham Coverage: Live coverage on BBC Two (13:30-14:50 BST) and BBC One (14:50-17:10), plus text commentary and online clips Mo Farah says he is relishing escaping the pressure of the track as he prepares for his final UK

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