Daily uk news Former World Athletics boss Lamine Diack is JAILED for two years and fined €500,000 after being found guilty of corruption in Russian doping scandal MetiNews.Com

MetiNews.Com - Diack, 87, was found guilty of accepting bribes from athletes suspected of doping, to cover up test results and let them continue competing, including in the 2012 London Olympics.

Daily uk news Former World Athletics boss Lamine Diack is JAILED for two years and fined €500,000 after being found guilty of corruption in Russian doping scandal MetiNews.Com

MetiNews.Com - Diack, 87, was found guilty of accepting bribes from athletes suspected of doping, to cover up test results and let them continue competing, including in the 2012 London Olympics.

Daily uk news  Former World Athletics boss Lamine Diack is JAILED for two years and fined €500,000 after being found guilty of corruption in Russian doping scandal MetiNews.Com
16 September 2020 - 14:16

Breaking News ! The former head of world athletics' governing body, Lamine Diack, was convicted in France on Wednesday of corruption in a Russian doping scandal and sentenced to spend at least two years in jail.Diack, 87, was found guilty of accepting bribes from athletes suspected of doping, to cover up test results and let them continue competing, including in the 2012 London Olympics.The court also found Diack guilty of accepting Russian money to help finance Macky Sall's campaign for the 2012 Senegal presidential election, in exchange for slowing anti-doping procedures. Ex- head of world athletics' governing body, Lamine Diack, was convicted on Wednesday of corruption in a Russian doping scandal and sentenced to spend at least two years in jail Diack (centre, right) arriving for the verdict in his trial at the Paris courthouse, France RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next 'I realised I might kick the bucket': GB track legend Kriss... UK Athletics tell staff to prepare for wide scale... Caster Semenya LOSES appeal in Swiss Federal Supreme Court... SPECIAL REPORT: With 10 months to go until Tokyo Games,... Share this article Share Prosecutors said Diack had solicited bribes totalling €3.45million (£3.1m) from athletes suspected of drugs cheating.

.The court handed Diack a four-year prison sentence, two years of which are suspended. It also imposed the maximum fine of €500,000 (£457,000).Diack was once one of the most influential men in the sport, leading the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) from 1999 to 2015. The IAAF is now known as World Athletics. Diack (pictured in 2015) found guilty of accepting bribes from athletes suspected of doping RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next 'I realised I might kick the bucket': GB track legend Kriss... UK Athletics tell staff to prepare for wide scale... Caster Semenya LOSES appeal in Swiss Federal Supreme Court... SPECIAL REPORT: With 10 months to go until Tokyo Games,... Share this article Share

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Daily uk news Former World Athletics boss Lamine Diack is JAILED for two years and fined €500,000 after being found guilty of corruption in Russian doping scandal MetiNews.Com


Daily uk news Former World Athletics boss Lamine Diack is JAILED for two years and fined €500,000 after being found guilty of corruption in Russian doping scandal MetiNews.Com


Daily uk news Former World Athletics boss Lamine Diack is JAILED for two years and fined €500,000 after being found guilty of corruption in Russian doping scandal MetiNews.Com


Daily uk news Former World Athletics boss Lamine Diack is JAILED for two years and fined €500,000 after being found guilty of corruption in Russian doping scandal MetiNews.Com

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