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Oct 09, 2017
Rio Olympic Games committee chief Carlos Nuzman resigns after arrest on corruption chargesThe chairman of Brazil's Olympic Committee Carlos Nuzman submitted his resignation, saying he wanted to concentrate on defending himself against corruption charges.
Oct 05, 2017
Rio Olympic committee chairman arrested on corruption and money laundering charges, says policeThe Rio Olympic games were credited with being a sporting success, but revelations of massive corruption during the preparations and in the naming of the host city have tarnished the legacy
Oct 04, 2017
Tokyo Olympics' water venue intended for triathlon and marathon swimming polluted due to prolonged summer rainTokyo Olympic organisers said Wednesday that prolonged summer rain had temporarily brought high levels of bacteria to a venue intended for triathlon and marathon swimming at the 2020 Games.
Sep 25, 2017
WADA asks Russia to 'publically accept' McLaren report as agency plans audit to gauge anti-doping progressThere are still questions over Russia's participation at the next Winter Olympics in PyeongChang in February, 2018.
Sep 20, 2017
Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: South Korea is pushing to ensure safety at event, says President Moon Jae-inLast week, the IOC said the escalating North Korean crisis had so far raised “no hint” of a security threat for the Pyeongchang Games.
Sep 15, 2017
Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: 17 national anti-doping agencies call for Russia banThe group also voiced support for the WADA requirement that Russia take public responsibility for the doping charges outlined in the McLaren Report, or provide "credible proof to refute it".
Sep 14, 2017
President Emmanuel Macron hails decision to award 2024 Olympics to Paris, says it's a 'victory for France'President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday hailed the decision to award the 2024 Olympics to Paris as a "victory for France".
Sep 13, 2017
Russian cyclists sue WADA, investigator Richard McLaren over exclusion from Rio Olympics 2016The cyclists - Kirill Sveshnikov, Dmitry Strakhov and Dmitry Sokolov - do not appear in the McLaren report, which said that 26 positive doping tests by Russian cyclists had been covered up.
Sep 12, 2017
IOC president Thomas Bach defends handling of graft allegations, says 'no organisation is immune'The IOC, which is gathering in Lima to award the 2024 and 2028 Olympics to Paris and Los Angeles respectively on Wednesday, has been rocked by allegations of graft in the race for the 2016 Olympics.
Sep 12, 2017
IOC all set to crown Paris, Los Angeles as hosts for 2024 and 2028 Olympics on 13 SeptemberIOC chief Bach first signalled publicly that the double-award of an Olympics could be on the agenda in December last year, lamenting that the bidding process produced "too many losers."