Sebastian Coe

More shock revelations put athletics on the brink

World Anti-Doping Agency’s announcement will be particularly damning for Russia – and not just with regards to athletics. The level of doping is said to go across sports, with the intimation that it was effectively state-sponsored doping.

Mountain cauldrons will spark Paralympic torch relay

Giant cauldrons will be lit on the four highest peaks in Britain to mark the start of the Paralympic torch relay. Organisers today unveiled plans for the 24-hour relay which is significantly smaller than the procession which preceded the larger Olympic Games.

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The finest night in British sport

I've had the pleasure of watching Ali, Sobers, Coe and Best and World Cup glory in rugby and football but the amazing events of Saturday night eclipsed the lot