IAAF mum on Pistorius

MONTE CARLO - The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has received a scientific report assessing whether the prosthetic limbs of double-amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius give him an unfair advantage.

MONTE CARLO - The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has received a scientific report assessing whether the prosthetic limbs of double-amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius give him an unfair advantage.

The IAAF, which must decide whether Pistorius is eligible to compete against able-bodied athletes at the Beijing Olympics, said on Wednesday it has sent the biomechanical analysis to the SA runner's representatives.

It would not comment on the report before January 10. - Sapa-AP

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