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Will there be anybody like Usain Bolt again? Not if you ask the man himself. “I doubt it,” he replied, flashing that toothy, impish grin. “Nobody can be the next Usain Bolt.”

Read more: Rio Olympics 2016: Usain Bolt injury scare has not dented his faith in golden 'treble-treble'

• IAAF suspended country after investigation revealed systematic doping
• IOC was waiting on ruling as it decides whether to ban entire country

Read more: Cas upholds Rio Olympics ban on 68 Russian athletes

The IOC executive board is seeking legal advice over a blanket ban from Rio 2016 versus Russian athletes’ individual justice rights. Photograph: Andy Wong/AP

• IOC seeks legal advice over blanket ban versus athletes’ rights to justice
• McLaren report had revealed extent of Russian cover-up

Read more: Russian doping: IOC delays decision on possible blanket ban for Rio Olympics

Doha's Khalifa Stadium, which would play a key part in the hosting of any future Olympics within Qatar, which has recently renewed its interest in hosting the Games ©Getty ImagesIAAF President Sebastian Coe has spoken in Doha today of the need to make good on plans to globalise sport ©Getty Images

Sebastian Coe has responded to a question about Qatar’s continuing ambition to host the Olympics by insisting that it is important for the Olympic movement to follow through on its support for the globalisation of sport.

Read more: Coe claims it is time for Olympic Movement to make good on globalising sport

Serena Williams plans to carry out more research on Zika

Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, has said that he is "not worried" about the Zika virus as he prepares for the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Read more: Phelps "not worried" by Zika virus ahead of Rio 2016

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