UK Athletics’ Ed Warner told Qatar used brown envelopes in 2017 bid • Chairman was informed IAAF Council members may have been bribed • London won battle for World Championships after paying for $7.2m prize fund
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London wins bid to host 2017 World Athletics Championships. London has beaten Doha to the 2017 world athletics championships, leading Lord Coe and the bid team to claim their victory would have far-reaching benefits for the sport and the Olympics legacy.
"The Great thing about sport and the great thing about the Olympic movement and Olympic sport is actually is a metaphor for life. It’s not about passion. It’s not about chance. It’s not about circumstance. It’s about hard work. It’s about diligence. It’s about great coaching. It’s about friendship and respect." - Lord Sebastion Coe English Mid Distance Runner and Gold Medalist 80 & 84 Games. Led bid to host the games in London. Chairman of the 2012 Olympics in London.