World Athletics Championships 2017: IAAF president Lord Coe cannot guarantee clean championships

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IAAF president Lord Coe says he cannot guarantee next month’s World Athletics Championships in London will be drug free.

Russia’s athletics federation is banned from the event, having been suspended by the sport’s global governing body in 2015 amid allegations of state-sponsored doping.

“It’s a very utopian view, people will always seek to cheat,” said Coe, speaking on BBC One’s Andrew Marr Show.

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