Jonathan Edwards: 'BOA should put trust in Idowu'

Former Olympic champion and fellow triple jumper Jonathan Edwards has told ITV News today that Phillips Idowu "thrives on mystery" and that rumours that he may not be able to compete at the Olympics could "help create interest" in the build-up to the Games.

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Phillips Idowu injury row

The triple jumper Phillips Idowu has said he is "incredibly disappointed" after the British Olympic Association made public a request to see his medical records after he failed to travel to the Team GB training camp because of injury concerns.