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Bahadur Singh’s 25-year reign as chief coach ends

With the Sports Authority of India (SAI) not granting him a contract extension, Olympian Bahadur Singh’s 25-year reign as the chief coach of Indian...

Chrissie Hynde condemns ‘aggressive’ police stop of black athletes in London

The Pretenders singer, Chrissie Hynde, has described her shock at witnessing a “disturbing and aggressive” incident in which police stopped and handcuffed two black...

PE sport premium finally gets confirmation for the coming school year

The government has responded to calls from campaigners and confirmed the primary physical education and sport premium for the next school year. The PE...

Kipsang hit with four-year ban for fake photo and violating anti-doping rules

The former world marathon record holder Wilson Kipsang has been banned for four years for a series of anti-doping violations – including using a...

World Athletics puts brakes on Russia return after $5m fine goes unpaid

The prospect of a blanket ban on all Russian track and field athletes has increased after World Athletics froze the process allowing them to...

Forgotten hero of the ’68 podium protest | Letters

The courage of Peter Norman during an anti-racism protest by two of his fellow athletes at the 1968 Mexico Olympics should not be overlooked,...

Ready, steady… oh: Olympics, Glastonbury and Euro 2020 stars on the summer we’ve lost

Katarina Johnson-Thompson Olympic Games, postponed from July to July 2021 Katarina Johnson-Thompson at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 2019. Photograph: Getty...

Barry Fudge to step down as British Athletics head of endurance

Barry Fudge, the head of endurance at British Athletics, will leave his role next week. Fudge was appointed in December 2013 and played a pivotal...

Coe warns Christian Coleman not to expect Olympic deal over missed tests

Sebastian Coe, the president of World Athletics, has warned Christian Coleman not to expect any special deals or favours that would allow him to...

Need greater corporate support: Sumariwalla

Athletics Federation of India (AFI) president Adille Sumariwalla has sought a closer partnership with corporates to make India more competitive at the Olympics.He was...

Quiz: sport in the 1980s

Following on from his quiz about football in the 1980s, Steven Pye has 15 questions about other sporting occasions of the decade At which...

World 100m champion Christian Coleman told shopping no excuse for missed test

The world 100m champion Christian Coleman has been told that going on a Christmas shopping trip is no defence for missing a drugs test...

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