Or it could be that following WADA's report which states doping control officers were intimidated when trying to find athletes, that samples sent abroad for testing had been tampered with by Russian customs and how the number of tests conducted in Russia over six months had fallen by more than half Seb felt he had no choice but to ban Russian athletes.
Bumping this for the European Championships. The UK has knocked it out of the park in the sprints. Asher-Smith smashed the British record to beat Dafne Schippers and win the women's 100m while British runners came 1st (9.95 - new championship record), 2nd (9.96) and 4th in the men's 100m. And they are all under the age of 25. Exciting times for British sprinting.