• Olympic re-tests keep Russia in the crosshairs
    Reuters34 minutes ago

    Olympic re-tests keep Russia in the crosshairs

    By Karolos Grohmann LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Positive re-tests of doping samples from the 2008 and 2012 Olympics have left IOC President Thomas Bach with real concerns about Russia, as well as the sport of weightlifting, he said on Thursday. About 100 Russian athletes were banned from competing

  • Reuters38 minutes ago

    Doping-Olympic re-tests keep Russia in the crosshairs

    * Russia and weightlifting a concern after re-tests * IOC's Bach insists on lifetime Games ban for offenders (Updates with more details, quotes) By Karolos Grohmann LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Positive re-tests of doping samples from the 2008 and 2012 Olympics have left IOC President

  • Games bid process must change so there are no losers - IOC
    Reuters1 hour ago

    Games bid process must change so there are no losers - IOC

    By Karolos Grohmann LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - The way cities are awarded Olympic Games must change because too many losers are created under the current present system, the President of the International Olympic Committee said on Thursday. Thomas Bach said the process would not be altered mid-race

  • Reuters1 hour ago

    Olympics-Games bid process must change so there are no losers-IOC

    By Karolos Grohmann LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Dec 8 (Reuters) - The way cities are awarded Olympic Games must change because too many losers are created under the current present system, the President of the International Olympic Committee said on Thursday. Thomas Bach said the process would not be altered

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