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Athletics-Fredericks provisionally suspended over possible ethics breach

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

LONDON, July 17 (Reuters) - Former Namibian sprinter and IAAF Council member Frankie Fredericks has been provisionally suspended from athletics pending an investigation into a potential ethics violation, the sport's governing body said on Monday.
Fredericks is being investigated by the Athletics Integrity Unit over payments he received from Papa Massata Diack, the son of former IAAF president Lamine Diack. (Reporting by Mitch Phillips; Editing by Hugh Lawson)