Sebastian Coe

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President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Craig Reedie speaks with President of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) Francesco Ricci Bitti during the Olympic Summit in Lausanne. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

Any competitor from Russia or Kenya wishing to take part in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics will need to be individually evaluated against doping and dec(...)

 IAAF president Sebastian Coe and Rune Andersen, the independent chairperson of the IAAF Taskforce, during Friday’s  press conference in Vienna, Austria. Photograph: Christian Hofer/Getty Images for IAAF

The International Olympic Committee has backed athletics’ world governing body over its unanimous vote to extend Russia’s suspension from global compe(...)

 Sebastian Coe, president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) at a news conference after a council meeting in Vienna, Austria. Photograph: Lisi Niesner/EPA

Russian athletes have been banned from taking part in the Olympic Games in Rio later this summer, over their continued use of illegal doping. The IAA(...)

Is Sebastian Coe the man to clean up athletics? Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Sebastian Coe rarely loses a race. But on January 14th of this year, he found himself chased by a rabble of reporters, trailing him like a conga line (...)

The Olympic flag arrives in Rio - will Russia be making the trip to compete in this summer’s Olympics? Photograph: Alexandre Loureiro/LatinContent/Getty Images

The World Anti-Doping Agency appeared to hammer another nail into the coffin of Russian track and field athletes’ hopes of competing in the Olympics o(...)

 Sebastian Coe: ‘There are no immediate sanctions — it is just a wake-up call at this point — but serious sanctions, provided for under IAAF rules, will only be considered if they don’t comply with council requirements.’ Photograph: Epa

Five more countries risk joining Russia on an international athletics blacklist unless they make major changes to their anti-doping programmes, the IA(...)

Sebastian Coe: “We know that a disproportionate amount of reputational damage is caused by a relatively few countries and we have to be much more proactive.” Photograph: PA

Sebastian Coe is ready to ban Kenya’s track and field team from the Olympics if the country’s athletics federation is declared non-compliant with the (...)

Old pals -former Eufa president  Sepp Blatter shakes hands with his protege Michel Platini. Photograph: Michael Buholzer/ AFP’Getty

What kind of person wakes up one morning and thinks sports politics is the way to go? Okay, sports administration, regulation, governance, whatever (...)

UK Athletics chairman  Ed Warner departs Portcullis House in London after meeting with the Culture, Media and Sport Committee. Photograph:  Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images

Doha’s bids for the 2017 and 2019 world athletics championships are now under investigation by the IAAF’s ethics commission, the chairman of UK Athlet(...)

IAAF president Sebastian Coe. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

England, 1980: yes, Margaret Thatcher’s “the lady’s not for turning” speech; yes, the beginnings of the CND gatherings on Greenham Common; yes, the gl(...)

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