STUTTGART, the venue for last year's World Championships, is planning to stage the second most expensive meeting this season with a budget of dollars 2.4m ( pounds 1.6m). Only Zurich's Weltklasse is likely to have a larger budget. The meeting is planned for 27 or 28 August.Reuse content
Eamonn Coghlan, the first man over 40 years old to run a mile in less than four minutes, will come out of retirement for a special handicap mile at Oxford's Iffley Road track. The race, on 7 May, is part of the 40th anniversary celebrations of the first sub-four minute mile by Roger Bannister. Two former world record holders, Peter Snell of New Zealand and Jim Ryun of the United States, will also take part.