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Leaked reports show Mo Farah changed account to US anti-doping investigators

  • Farah repeatedly denied having L-carnitine injection to Usada
  • Athlete insists he clarified quickly after realising his error
  • Panorama probes links between UKA and Alberto Salazar

Mo Farah is facing questions over his credibility after it emerged he repeatedly denied to US anti-doping investigators that he was given injections of a controversial supplement – only to change his account of what happened shortly afterwards.

Emails obtained by BBC Panorama also show senior UK Athletics figures debated whether giving Farah four injections of L-carnitine two days before he ran the 2014 London marathon was ethical and in the “spirit of the sport”.

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