Lamine Diack

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Jacques Rogge shows the name of the city of Tokyo elected to host the 2020 Summer Olympics during a session of the IOC in Buenos Aires, on September 7, 2013
Japanese Olympic Committee clears Tokyo bid leaders of illegal activity
An investigation into a payment made during Tokyo's successful bid to host the 2020 Olympics finds no evidence of bribery.
Sep 1, 13:37
A general view of the lane markers ahead of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at the Luzhniki Sports Complex on August 9, 2013
WADA report: Corruption "embedded" within IAAF
An independent commission WADA report claims that the IAAF "could not have been unaware of the extent of doping in athletics".
Jan 14, 14:05
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
IAAF president Sebastian Coe welcomes lifetime bans to three senior officials
IAAF president Sebastian Coe welcomes the ethics commission's decision to give lifetime bans to three senior officials over allegations of doping cover-ups.
Jan 7, 13:58
Valentin Balakhnichev, IAAF Treasurer, at the 50th IAAF Congress on August 19, 2015
IAAF issues lifetime bans to three senior officials over 'doping cover-ups'
The IAAF issues lifetime bans to three senior officials over allegations of doping cover-ups.
Jan 7, 12:40
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
Lord Sebastian Coe refutes Eugene lobbying claims
IAAF president Lord Sebastian Coe refutes allegations claiming that he lobbied predecessor Lamine Diack over the hosting of the 2021 World Championships.
Nov 26, 20:31
IAAF President Lamine Diack attends 2nd IAAF World Youth Coaches Conference during on July 20, 2015
Lamine Diack resigns as International Athletics Foundation president
Lamine Diack parts company with the International Athletics Foundation due to the athletics doping scandal.
Nov 11, 00:52
IAAF President Lamine Diack attends 2nd IAAF World Youth Coaches Conference during on July 20, 2015
IOC suspends former IAAF president Lamine Diack as honorary member
The International Olympic Committee suspends former IAAF president Lamine Diack as an honorary member amid accusations of bribery.
Nov 10, 17:15
General view of the Olympic rings in Sochi on February 5, 2014.
International Olympic Committee 'shocked, saddened' by Russian doping scandal
The IOC says that it is 'shocked and saddened' by a WADA independent commission's report detailing widespread doping and cover-ups in Russian athletics.
Nov 9, 17:39
A general view of the lane markers ahead of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at the Luzhniki Sports Complex on August 9, 2013
WADA commission calls for Russia ban due to widespread doping allegations
A World Anti-Doping Agency independent commission calls for Russia to be banned from athletic competition amid allegations of widespread doping and cover-ups.
Nov 9, 16:30
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
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
Paula Radcliffe of Great Britain receives the inaugural John Disley London Marathon Lifetime Achievement Award during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015
Paula Radcliffe: 'Athletics in good hands under Lord Sebastian Coe'
Paula Radcliffe believes that the future of athletics is in "good hands" after Lord Sebastian Coe was elected IAAF president.
Aug 19, 06:28
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
Lord Sebastian Coe "humbled" after being elected IAAF president
Lord Sebastian Coe says that he is "delighted and humbled" to have been elected the new IAAF president.
Aug 19, 06:15
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
Lord Sebastian Coe elected IAAF president
Lord Sebastian Coe is elected the new IAAF president after beating Sergey Bubka by 23 votes in Beijing.
Aug 19, 05:41
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
Mo Farah: 'Lord Sebastian Coe can change athletics'
Mo Farah says that Lord Sebastian Coe will "change athletics" if he becomes IAAF president on Wednesday.
Aug 18, 06:35
IAAF President Lamine Diack attends 2nd IAAF World Youth Coaches Conference during on July 20, 2015
IAAF: 'Medal redistribution would be a farce'
International Association of Athletics Federations president Lamine Diack dismisses suggestions that medals will be redistributed following recent claims of doping.
Aug 3, 16:29
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
Lord Sebastian Coe boosted in race to gain IAAF presidency
Lord Sebastian Coe emerges as favourite to become IAAF president after gaining the backing of 12 European countries.
Jul 30, 16:14
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
Lord Sebastian Coe, Sergei Bubka compete for IAAF presidency
The International Association of Athletics Federations announces that Lord Coe and Sergei Bubka have put themselves forward to become the new president of the governing body.
May 29, 16:41
Runners make their way through Canary Wharf during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015
IAAF: 'Russia won't be banned from competitions'
IAAF president Lamine Diack insists that there is no possibility of Russia being banned from major competitions, despite doping allegations.
Apr 22, 09:42
Runners make their way through Canary Wharf during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015
Eugene to host World Championships in 2021
American city Eugene will host the World Athletics Championships in 2021 after the IAAF bypassed the normal bidding process for the event.
Apr 16, 12:27
British Olympic Association chairman Lord Sebastian Coe attends a press conference ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 6, 2014
Jamaica publicly back Lord Sebastian Coe for IAAF presidency
Jamaica publicly support Lord Sebastian Coe's campaign for the IAAF presidency.
Feb 24, 09:58
Christine Ohuruogu during the women's 400m heats in Zurich on August 12, 2014
Christine Ohuruogu disappointed with Lamine Diack comments
British athlete Christine Ohuruogu reveals that she is disappointed with comments made by IAAF president Lamine Diack regarding the doping allegations involving Russia.
Feb 18, 13:07
Runners make their way through Canary Wharf during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015
IAAF vow to deal with Russian doping "crisis"
The IAAF vow to deal with the doping "crisis" by opening disciplinary proceedings against a number of Russian athletes.
Feb 17, 09:41
Ukraine's Sergey Bubka, executive board member arrives for the opening session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) executive board meeting in Sochi prior to the start of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics on February 2, 2014
Ukrainian Sergey Bubka to run for IAAF presidency
Ukrainian Sergey Bubka announces plans to challenge Sebastian Coe for the IAAF presidency.
Jan 28, 15:13
Usain Bolt
IAAF chief Lamine Diack: 'Usain Bolt can run under 9.5s'
Usain Bolt can smash the 9.5s barrier, according to IAAF chief Lamine Diack.
Jul 31, 22:57