Sebastian Coe

  • Daniel Radcliffe to play Sebastian Coe in 'Gold'? 31-10-2013 03:04 PM

    London: Actor Daniel Radcliffe has reportedly been roped in to play the role of Olympic runner Sebastian Coe in a biopic titled 'Gold'. The movie revolves around Coe's world-famous rivalry with fellow athlete Steve Ovett in the years leading up to the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow, reports eonline.com. The...
  • Sebastian Coe rejects Sochi Games boycott suggestion 11-08-2013 11:40 AM

    Moscow: Sebastian Coe's life was changed by his 1,500m gold medal at the politically riven 1980 Olympics so it came as no surprise to hear him argue on Saturday that a suggested boycott of next year's Sochi Games was misplaced. Coe, along with many other British athletes, defied a government...
  • IAAF promises aggressive drug testing 30-07-2013 10:08 PM

    Moscow: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is determined to crack down on drug-taking in the sport after two leading sprinters tested positive this month, the ruling body's vice-president Sebastian Coe said on Tuesday. Coe was speaking in Moscow, the host of next month's world athletics championships, after American...
  • Coe calls for four-year bans for drug cheats 21-07-2013 08:49 PM

    London: Former double Olympic champion Sebastian Coe wants the ban for athletes failing drugs tests to be increased from two to four years, he said on Sunday. "We have to go back from two years to four years. The move down to two did a lot of damage to my...
  • Watch: Lord Coe on Commonwealth Games 2012 10-12-2009 02:33 AM

    The double Olympic gold medalist is on a personal visit to India. ...
  • Coe says Jones's jail sentence a positive step 13-01-2008 09:47 PM

    New Delhi: The new entrant in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Kochi Tuskers Kerala, will have a job in their hands when they face strong Royal Challengers Bangalore in their first encounter in Kochi on Saturday. Kochi, one of the two new teams in this year's IPL, will be led...