• Lamine Diack: Former IAAF head found guilty of corruption and jailed

September 17, 2020

Lamine Diack, the ex-head of athletics' governing body, has been jailed after being found guilty of corruption.

The Senegalese, 87, faced corruption and money-laundering charges linked to the Russian doping scandal.

He was also given a maximum fine of 500,000 euros (£456,928).

Diack was investigated by French authorities for four years over claims he took payments of more than 3m euros to cover up cheating.

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