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Ipswich Star
Influential film maker Daryl will speak at University of SuffolkOlympics, having previously worked on a similar role at Athens 2004. He was the
Influential film maker Daryl will speak at University of Suffolk
Ipswich Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Olympics, having previously worked on a similar role at Athens 2004. He was the film director on Sochi’s winning bid for the Winter Games in Russia - and also Qatar’s successful campaign for the right to stage the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Russell... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The good, the bad and the ugly: Looking back at the World Cup of Hockeycan’t replace the Olympics. Nor should it. There is nothing more special in int
The good, the bad and the ugly: Looking back at the World Cup of Hockey
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
can’t replace the Olympics. Nor should it. There is nothing more special in international hockey than going for gold at the Winter Games. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t a place for the World Cup. Because if millionaires Price, Kopitar,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Canada's core, led by Sidney Crosby, continues world hockey dominationthe third World Cup in 20 years. In the meantime, the NHL and its players began
Canada's core, led by Sidney Crosby, continues world hockey domination
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
the third World Cup in 20 years. In the meantime, the NHL and its players began participating in the Olympics in 1998 and the Winter Games have grown in importance. There is room for both the Olympics and the World Cup to exist, if the latter is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paralympic Medalist, Emong Has Been Driven By PrayerWinter Paralympics in 1976 in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden and in 1980 in Geilo, Norway
Paralympic Medalist, Emong Has Been Driven By Prayer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Winter Paralympics in 1976 in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden and in 1980 in Geilo, Norway. He became the first ever African to enter the Winter Games. However, by the time he won five silver medals and a bronze at the Summer Paralympics, between 1984 and... Read more
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Rappler
Japan to host 'fun' 2026 Asian GamesKorea is already hosting the Winter Olympics at Pyeonchang in 2018, while Tokyo
Japan to host 'fun' 2026 Asian Games
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
Korea is already hosting the Winter Olympics at Pyeonchang in 2018, while Tokyo hosts the 2020 Summer Olympics before the winter games go to Beijing in 2022. Held every 4 years, the 2018 Asian Games are in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Japan to host 2026 Asian Games: Olympic Council of AsiaKorea is already hosting the Winter Olympics at Pyeonchang in 2018, while Tokyo
Japan to host 2026 Asian Games: Olympic Council of Asia
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Korea is already hosting the Winter Olympics at Pyeonchang in 2018, while Tokyo hosts the 2020 Summer Olympics before the winter games go to Beijing in 2022. Held every four years, the 2018 Asian Games have already been awarded to the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan to host 2026 Asian GamesKorea is already hosting the Winter Olympics at Pyeonchang in 2018, while Tokyo
Japan to host 2026 Asian Games
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
Korea is already hosting the Winter Olympics at Pyeonchang in 2018, while Tokyo hosts the 2020 Summer Olympics before the winter games go to Beijing in 2022. Held every four years, the 2018 Asian Games have already been awarded to the... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
World Cup does not spell end of Olympics for NHL: Bettmanwhy one would preclude the other." A successful World Cup may not be the decid
World Cup does not spell end of Olympics for NHL: Bettman
Reuters Sports News / Posted 14 days ago
why one would preclude the other." A successful World Cup may not be the deciding factor in continuing participation in the Winter Games but it would give the NHL a safety net if it decides to pull the plug on Olympic involvement. Bettman said... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Europe's female representative presses FIFA on disparitiesChristillin, a veteran Italian sports executive who worked on Turin's 2006 Olym
Europe's female representative presses FIFA on disparities
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
Christillin, a veteran Italian sports executive who worked on Turin's 2006 Olympic bid before being a top official on the Winter Games, was elected unopposed on Wednesday by the UEFA Congress. She takes up one of six new guaranteed FIFA... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Return of World Cup puts Olympics in spotlightthe World Cup can build on tradition and generate Olympic-type interest will fa
Return of World Cup puts Olympics in spotlight
Reuters Sports News / Posted 15 days ago
the World Cup can build on tradition and generate Olympic-type interest will factor into the NHL's future relationship with the Winter Games. "With respect to 2018 (the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang), we'll see how this event goes and make those... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Everything you need to know about the World Cup of Hockeythe Olympics, the demand for an international tournament has not been as high a
Everything you need to know about the World Cup of Hockey
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
the Olympics, the demand for an international tournament has not been as high as it was before the NHL sent its players to the Winter Games. The NHL is trying to change that this year though some critics have called it a money grab. Regardless,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Disabled sport game-changermost common illnesses during the 2012 Games in London affected the respiratory,
Disabled sport game-changer
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
most common illnesses during the 2012 Games in London affected the respiratory, skin and digestive systems. But the winter Games have been identified as being more dangerous for Paralympians. "At the Sochi Games there was poor snow... Read more
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BBC News
Rio Olympics 2016: Brazil police want to question IOC head Thomas Bachfuneral because he was unable to reschedule other commitments. The Paralympics
Rio Olympics 2016: Brazil police want to question IOC head Thomas Bach
BBC News / Posted 22 days ago
funeral because he was unable to reschedule other commitments. The Paralympics run until 18 September. The last time an IOC president failed to attend a Paralympics was in 2010, when Jacques Rogge missed the whole of the Winter Games in Vanco... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pride, not money, the spur to eGames King'Stepping stones' - King insists the aim is not for inclusion in the Olympics
Pride, not money, the spur to eGames King
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
'Stepping stones' - King insists the aim is not for inclusion in the Olympics and selecting Pyeongchang, host of the Winter Games, in 2018 and Tokyo, venue for the Summer Games, in 2020 -- for their host cities is purely for practical... Read more
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PhysOrg
Pride, not money, the spur to eGames KingBradley. 'Stepping stones' King insists the aim is not for inclusion in the O
Pride, not money, the spur to eGames King
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
Bradley. 'Stepping stones' King insists the aim is not for inclusion in the Olympics and selecting Pyeongchang, host of the Winter Games, in 2018 and Tokyo, venue for the Summer Games, in 2020—for their host cities is purely for practical... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Clinton Center Holds Temporary Exhibit in Honor of 2016 Paralympic Gamesa signed goal ball from the Athens Paralympic Games. The Center’s Garden View
Clinton Center Holds Temporary Exhibit in Honor of 2016 Paralympic Games
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 23 days ago
a signed goal ball from the Athens Paralympic Games. The Center’s Garden View Room, located on the first floor, showcases the Winter Games. Highlights include Peggy Fleming's dress from her 1968 gold medal Olympic performance, the Paralympic... Read more
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CBC.ca
Paralympic athletes carry flag in Rio for change in attitudes toward disabilitybreakout The 500 hours of Paralympic events broadcast at the London 2012 games
Paralympic athletes carry flag in Rio for change in attitudes toward disability
CBC.ca / Posted 24 days ago
breakout The 500 hours of Paralympic events broadcast at the London 2012 games was a record. Two years earlier at the winter games in Sochi more than five million Canadians watched the winter Paralympic games the first weekend... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Nenshi talks up Calgary during Olympics vacationthe venture, which came from a group that spent more than two years drumming up
Nenshi talks up Calgary during Olympics vacation
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
the venture, which came from a group that spent more than two years drumming up support for a second Calgary edition of the Winter Games. The membership and governance structure of the bid exploration committee has not yet been announced,... Read more
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CBC.ca
World Cup of Hockey doesn't mean NHL is done with Olympicsbe in Beijing. From the IOC side, it would be nuts not to have the best player
World Cup of Hockey doesn't mean NHL is done with Olympics
CBC.ca / Posted 24 days ago
be in Beijing. From the IOC side, it would be nuts not to have the best players competing in the marquee competition of the Winter Games. NBC, which agreed to a $7.75-billion extension in May 2014 to broadcast the Olympics through 2032, also... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Steven Stamkos finally gets his chance at best-on-best hockeyCanada Cups and two World Cups. This will be the 13th and there’s no guarantee
Steven Stamkos finally gets his chance at best-on-best hockey
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 25 days ago
Canada Cups and two World Cups. This will be the 13th and there’s no guarantee the 14th will come two years from now when the Winter Games are staged in Pyeongchang, South Korea. A career in sports passes quickly. It’s difficult to wait. “You... Read more
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Calgary Sun
SIMMONS SAYS: Gibbons in running for manager of year awardon one leg if necessary if it could get him to the Olympics. A contrived event
SIMMONS SAYS: Gibbons in running for manager of year award
Calgary Sun / Posted 27 days ago
on one leg if necessary if it could get him to the Olympics. A contrived event can never match the drama or pressure of the Winter Games ... Early word on Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen isn’t too concerning. The Leafs will know more once their... Read more

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