Coleman and Stefanidi offer hope to athletics – a sport in need of new names | Sean Ingle

The departure of Usain Bolt, track and field’s greatest weapon, means athletics needs to unearth new names to appeal to the next generationWhen Sebastian Coe wakes up on Sunday morning he will have a 6ft 5in-shaped headache. Usain Bolt, track and field’s greatest weapon as well as its biggest crutch, has run his last race. Mo Farah is heading to the roads. And the question of how the sport can shout loud enough to be heard by casual fans without the great Jamaican or the most successful British athlete in...

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By: The Guardian - 7 days ago

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