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Jun 22, 2017
Tokyo 2020: Intel signs Olympic deal till 2024 after McDonald's splitThe partnership was signed at an official ceremony in New York with International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach and Brian Krzanich, Intel's chief executive, both present.
Jun 16, 2017
Tokyo 2020: McDonald’s ends 41-year sponsorship contract with Olympic Games three years earlyMcDonald's has supported the Olympics since the Montreal Games in 1976 and although the split takes place with immediate effect they will continue to be a sponsor at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang.
Jun 12, 2017
IOC increase weight categories for women, drop two divisions from men's event for Olympic Games 2020In a bid to bridge the increasing gender parity in the Games, IOC has decided to increase weight categories for women and drop two divisions from the men's event of the 2020 Olympic Games.
Jun 11, 2017
'Greatest track athlete' Usain Bolt key to keeping sport relevant, says IAAF President Sebastian CoeBolt, who won 8 Olympic gold medals and holds the World Record timings in 100 m, 200 m, and 4x100 m relay, will retire after the World Championship to be held in London in August 2017.
Jun 09, 2017
Olympics 2020: IOC approves mixed-gender events for Tokyo editionMixed triathlon will also appear at Tokyo for the first time, along with mixed 4x400m relay, mixed swimming, mixed team archery event and BMX freestyle.
Jun 09, 2017
IOC starts discussions on awarding hosting rights for 2024 and 2028 Olympics at onceThe plan fits the IOC's effort to make Olympic bidding less costly, with cities often spending tens of millions of dollars only to come up empty handed.
May 14, 2017
Olympics 2024: IOC commission in Paris for three-day visit to evaluate city's bidSwitzerland's Patrick Baumann will lead the 11-strong IOC on a three-day visit having just spent as long in Los Angeles, the only other city competing to host the 2024 Olympics.
May 10, 2017
Olympics 2024: IOC heads to Los Angeles for three-day tour to evaluate city's bidWith just four months to go until a 13 September vote in Lima that will decide the race, the IOC's Evaluation Commission will spend this week studying the fine detail of Los Angeles's bid before heading to rival Paris next week.
Mar 31, 2017
India lose bid to host International Olympic Committee Session in 2019, Milan emerges front-runnerThe IOA's bid to host the IOC Session had got the support of the sports ministry but it is now learnt that India's offer found few takers within the world sports apex body.
Mar 22, 2017
Olympics: Los Angeles insists it only wants to host 2024 Games amid deal speculationIOC confirmed last week it could award both the 2024 and 2028 Olympics at the same time when the body meets for a crunch vote in Lima in September.