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IOC extends provisional measures against Russia

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Two days before the release of a new report into Russian doping, the IOC on Wednesday extended the provisional sanctions imposed on the country over allegations of systematic cheating and cover-ups. 371 more words


IOC undecided on refugee team for Tokyo Olympics

The International Olympic Committee expects to decide in two years if it will have a refugee team at the 2020 Olympics, an official said Tuesday. 185 more words


IOC: Rio Olympics were 'perfect imperfect Games'

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A few months after the closing ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, IOC officials have a new tagline for South America’s first Olympics: “The most perfect imperfect Games.” 360 more words


The Participation Medal: It's Not Whether You Win or Lose, It's How You Play the Game

She was a teenager marching into the National Olympic Stadium during the pomp and circumstance of the Opening Ceremony of the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. And she was in awe. 396 more words

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The Week in Review - November 14 - 20

by Sophie Nguebana, Elisabeth Nguebana, Patrick Osborne, Alexander Geysman, Alberto Perego, Irina Mironova

UN Climate Talks in Marrakesh

The Conference of Parties, COP22 took place in Marrakesh. 1,403 more words

NHL - Entering the eye of the tiger; 2018 Olympics should they go?

Chicago, Il — This week it was announced that the NHLPA rejected the NHL proposal to go to the 2018 Olympics if the CBA was extended. 1,114 more words

NHL to the Olympics - change the date

What if the ice hockey events at the 2018 Winter Olympics were to be held at a different date?

The NHL and IIHF have yet to reach a decision as to whether NHL players will attend the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. 470 more words

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