• World Athletics president Sebastian Coe rejects conflict of interests claims over business dealings, stating 'we abide by the rules at all times'

June 22, 2020

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe is adamant he has broken no rules in the face of claims over the weekend that he has a conflict of interests in his business dealings.

An investigation in the Daily Telegraph pointed to concerns that CSM Sports and Entertainment, a company for whom Coe is executive chairman, had profited from deals with Japanese conglomerate Dentsu, which owns World Athletics' commercial rights.

John Nicolson MP, who sits on the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, has called for a parliamentary inquiry, but Coe has defended his position.

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