World Athletics defends Olympics prize money as ASOIF weighs in

(Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
(Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

World Athletics has stood firm on its decision to remunerate gold medallists at the Olympic Games in the wake of strong criticism from rival international federations, the latest coming today (Friday) from one of its own membership bodies, the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF).

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