IAAF president Coe has admitted that the World Anti-Doping Agency's report into the Russian Athletics Federation is 'alarming'
Report reveals spies, bribes and threats in state-sponsored doping programme
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.
The Last Word: The IAAF president must give people a reason to believe in the sport before it is too late
Briton makes distance running look easy but even he will struggle to emulate Kenenisa Bekele
The 28-year-old is Britain's most successful ever gymnast
Inspire: The Olympic Journey BBC One
If the bid was dubious, the consequences were glorious
British children have taken the Olympic motto "inspire a generation" to heart, with half of them spurred on to try a new sport since the London 2012 Games, a study today finds.
The taxpayer will not have to make up any Olympic budget shortfall as sponsorship, ticket sales and merchandise helped organisers Locog meet the £2.4 billion cost needed to stage the Games.
The final bill for the London Olympics is expected to be more than £400m under budget, but the saving will not be spent either on helping pay for the Olympic Stadium's redevelopment or as a windfall for grass-roots sport.
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.
Kenya's David Rudisha tonight lit up the Olympic Games with a sensational victory in the 800 metres, breaking his own world record in the process.
'Injured' Algerian credits new coach as he comes from nowhere to take 1500m gold, writes Simon Turnbull
'Injured' Algerian credits new coach as he comes from nowhere to take gold in emphatic style
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