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Twelve London 2012 athletes disqualified after retestsTwelve athletes who competed in the 2012 Olympics are handed retroactive disqualifications after failing drug tests during the London Games.
Nov 21, 20:24
Twenty-three London 2012 competitors fail doping testsOlympic chiefs reveal that 23 London 2012 athletes have failed retrospective doping bans, conducted using the latest scientific methods.
May 27, 13:32
Sebastian Coe: 'Athletics faces long road to redemption'Lord Sebastian Coe admits that the latest corruption allegations surrounding the IAAF have left a dark cloud hanging over the athletics governing body.
Nov 8, 10:19
On this day: Usain Bolt storms to 100m Olympic goldThree years ago today, Usain Bolt proved his doubters wrong by winning the men's 100m final at the London Olympics.
Aug 5, 08:00
USA Olympic relay team stripped of silver medalsUSA 4x100m relay team members Trell Kimmons, Justin Gatlin, Ryan Bailey, Jeff Demps and Darvis Patton are ordered to return the silver medals they won at London 2012.
May 13, 20:18
UK Sport withdraws funding from seven sportsUK Sport cuts the funding for seven sports, including basketball, beach volleyball and boxing.
Feb 4, 15:06
On this day: Ben Johnson stripped of Olympic Games goldOn this day in 1988 Canada's Ben Johnson is stripped of his 1988 Olympic gold medal and world record after testing positive for steroids.
Sep 27, 09:54
On this day: Jonathan Edwards jumps to Olympic goldThirteen years ago today, Jonathan Edwards leaps to gold in the triple jump at the Olympic Games in Sydney.
Sep 25, 09:49
Scotland 'plan to have Olympic, Paralympic teams at Rio 2016'Scottish Sports Minister Shona Robison reveals that Scotland will have their own Olympic and Paralympic teams in Rio 2016 if the country votes for independence next year.
Sep 18, 11:12
Thomas Bach named International Olympic Committee presidentThe International Olympic Committee names Thomas Bach as its new president.
Sep 10, 16:43
Thomas Bach favourite to be named as International Olympic Committee presidentGerman Thomas Bach is reportedly favourite to replace Jacques Rogge as International Olympic Committee president this afternoon.
Sep 10, 11:22
Tokyo to host 2020 OlympicsTokyo will become the first Asian city to host the Olympic Games twice after winning the decisive International Olympic Committee vote in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Sep 7, 21:22
On this day: Kelly Holmes claims Olympic goldOn this day in 2004, Kelly Holmes won her first Olympic gold medal in the 800m, before completing the double five days later.
Aug 23, 09:45
On this day: Usain Bolt keeps getting fasterSports Mole remembers August 16 in 2008 and 2009 as Usain Bolt twice smashes his own world record.
Aug 16, 09:46
On this day: Carl Lewis wins first Olympic goldAmerica's Carl Lewis won the first of his four gold medals in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics in the 100m on this day.
Aug 4, 09:38
Mo Farah to focus on marathonMo Farah admits that he could run the marathon at the Rio Olympics instead of middle-distance on the track.
Jul 27, 21:58
On this day: Mixed fortunes for British OlympiansSports Mole looks back on how British athletes fared on this day at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta.
Jul 27, 09:45
On this day: Manchester's Olympic bid gathers paceOn this day in 1993, Manchester's bid for the 2000 Olympics gathered pace.
Jul 13, 09:40
Turkey protests 'will not affect Olympic Games bid'Istanbul 2020 bid officials insists that recent violent protests in the city will not affect its bid to host the 2020 Olympics.
Jun 13, 01:33
Olympic champion Asli Cakir Alptekin facing lifetime banAsli Cakir Alptekin, the women's 1,500m gold medallist at London 2012, faces a lifetime ban after being found guilty of doping.
May 3, 21:03
Nissan to sponsor Team GBNissan are revealed to be the official automobile sponsor of Team GB on the road to the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Apr 25, 12:51
Lawrence Okoye set for NFL switchGreat Britain discus thrower Lawrence Okoye reveals that he is embarking on an NFL career but insists that he will return to athletics in the future.
Mar 31, 18:44
Adam Gemili hails 'unforgettable' yearAdam Gemili says that nothing will beat the feeling of representing Team GB at London 2012.
Dec 29, 15:51
Two London 2012 athletes banned for dopingThe IAAF reveals that two female athletes whose doping was found out at the London Olympics have both received suspensions from the sport.
Dec 18, 22:59
Peter Eriksson opens door for Paula RadcliffeUK Athletics head coach Peter Eriksson is keen for Paula Radcliffe to return to the field in 2013.
Dec 10, 12:20
Discus medallist fails drug testOlympic silver medallist Darya Pishchalnikova is being investigated after testing positive for anabolic steroids earlier this year.
Nov 30, 12:20
Report: Brazil in race for 2014A report reveals the obstacles facing Rio de Janeiro ahead of the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games.
Nov 20, 13:05
Mo Farah misses out on IAAF award shortlistDouble Olympic champion Mo Farah has missed out a nomination for IAAF athlete of the year after Usain Bolt, David Rudisha and Aries Merritt were chosen ahead of the British runner on the three-man shortlist.
Nov 5, 12:59
Usain Bolt wants to run "faster each year"Double Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt is determined to "go faster" with each and every passing year.
Oct 9, 04:33
New Zealand's Valerie Adams receives shot put gold medal month after London 2012New Zealand's shot put athlete Valerie Adams receives her Olympic gold medal in a ceremony in Auckland a month after Belarus's Nadzeya Ostapchuk was stripped of the top honour.
Sep 19, 09:59
Coach: 'Jessica Ennis can continue until 2016'Jessica Ennis's coach backs her to continue competing in the heptathlon up until the next Olympic Games in Brazil.
Sep 18, 13:18
Yohan Blake: 'I can run against anyone, including Usain Bolt'Yohan Blake says that he can compete with anyone in sprints and is ready to run against his Jamaican compatriot Usain Bolt.
Sep 15, 03:50
Yohan Blake: 'Jamaica set to dominate sprints for years'Jamaica's double Olympic silver medallist at the 2012 London Games, Yohan Blake, believes that he and his countrymen will dominate the sprints in the foreseeable future.
Sep 15, 03:36
Charles van Commenee departure upsets Olympic champion Greg RutherfordGreg Rutherford admits that he is upset that Charles van Commenee is stepping down as Head of UK Athletics.
Sep 12, 12:40
Charles van Commenee steps down as UK Athletics head coachCharles van Commenee steps down as the head coach of UK Athletics.
Sep 11, 14:26
Charles van Commenee to leave post as UK Athletics head coachUK Athletics head coach Charles van Commenee is stepping down from his role when his contract expires in December.
Sep 11, 00:55