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Oct 16, 2018
LA 2028 hire Kathy Carter to head up commercial operations; hope to deliver over $5 billion in revenues from eventSports marketing executive Kathy Carter has been appointed by LA 2028 organisers to ensure a profitable return from the hosting of the tournament for the city.
Oct 14, 2018
Youth Olympic Games 2018: Swiss International Olympic Committee member Patrick Baumann passes away in Buenos AiresFormer FIBA head and International Olympic Committee member Patrick Baumann passed away in Buenos Aires, whilst working for the IOC at the Youth Olympic Games 2018.
Oct 10, 2018
Refugee team to take part at 2020 Tokyo Olympics, confirms IOC after 10 refugees competed at 2016 Rio GamesA team of refugees will again take part at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, the International Olympic Committee said on Tuesday, after 10 refugees competed at the Rio Games.
Oct 09, 2018
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Estimated costs increase four-fold to hit $25 billion mark, expected to rise steadily after 2018The Tokyo Olympics are following a long known trend by going way above their estimated budget, with costs currently projected at $25 billion and expected to rise steadily after 2018.
Oct 04, 2018
Boxing risks being axed from Olympics unless AIBA addresses 'grave' concerns regarding its governance, says IOCA strongly worded IOC statement warned that the International Boxing Association must tackle governance issues at its upcoming congress or it could face sanctions.
Oct 03, 2018
Boxing could be axed from 2020 Tokyo Olympics after AIBA names controversial Gafur Rakhimov as sole candidate for presidencyGafur Rakhimov has been named as the sole candidate for the AIBA presidency, setting the troubled body on a potential collision course with Olympics organisers.
Sep 24, 2018
WADA president Craig Reedie 'deeply hurt' by predecessor's accusations of putting money over principleWorld Anti-Doping Agency president Craig Reedie has stated that comments made by his predecessor about WADA's decision to lift the ban on RUSADA have deeply hurt him.
Sep 21, 2018
Australia joins USA in condemning WADA's controversial decision to lift ban on Russian anti-doping agencyThe World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) move on Thursday paves the way for Russian athletes to return to competition across all sports.
Sep 20, 2018
Italy to propose new Milan-Cortina joint bid for 2026 Winter Olympics, but claim door still open for Turin after withdrawalItaly forged ahead with its bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics on Wednesday, hurriedly revising its original plans to stage the games across three cities and instead proposing a joint initiative by just Milan and Cortina.
Sep 18, 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Broadcasters' interference in team selection a bad practice; BCCI must set rules to guard committee from corruptionCertainly interventions by the broadcaster for inclusions or exclusions of players must not be tolerated by BCCI. It is bad in practise and could give rise to all sorts of challenges if left unchecked.