Breaking: Sheffield’s Lord Sebastian Coe after top Olympic job

Olympic legende: Lord Seb Coe.
Olympic legende: Lord Seb Coe.
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SHEFFIELD’S Lord Sebastian Coe has confirmed he will stand to be the next chairman of the British Olympic Association.

The London 2012 chairman said he had been approached to stand as the successor to Colin Moynihan by the BOA committee appointed to draw up a list of candidates.

Coe said: “I have been approached and I am happy for my name go to forward.”