Discover the World News Forecast . . . FIRST in Foresight Journalism

Doping allegations levelled at his coach Alberto Salazar

August 22, 2015 - CHINA

The spotlight falls on double Olympic champion Mo Farah at the 15th World Athletics Championships following doping allegations levelled at his coach Alberto Salazar. The 32-year-old Briton is due to defend his 10,000m and 5,000m titles.

The 15th World Championships in Athletics are scheduled to be held 22-30 August 2015 in Beijing, China, the largest sporting event use the Beijing National Stadium ("Bird's Nest") since the 2008 Summer Olympics.

IAAF World Championships Beijing

Ten allegations against Alberto Salazar, his response and where this leaves us (The Guardian)

Usada grills Mo Farah on Alberto Salazar with British Athletics next (The Guardian)

Date written/update: 2015-07-21