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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Olympic athletes deserve our support$14 billion (all figures from Wikipedia.org). The Summer OIympics always cost
Olympic athletes deserve our support
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted an hour ago
$14 billion (all figures from Wikipedia.org). The Summer OIympics always cost much more than their smaller cousin, the Winter Games, unless we're talking about Big Man Putin and his Sochi extravaganza, which at $51 billion was the most... Read more
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The Columbian
Problems surrounding Rio Games show selection process needs to changeinfrastructure. Colorado, home of the U.S. Olympic Training Center, would make
Problems surrounding Rio Games show selection process needs to change
The Columbian / Posted 15 hours ago
infrastructure. Colorado, home of the U.S. Olympic Training Center, would make a fine regular North American host for the Winter Games. So would Calgary or Vancouver, B.C. Four years later, the Olympics would move to the Alps. Japan would get... Read more
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New Kerala
More Russians banned from Rio Olympics, toll crosses 100 - newkerala.com #96561sporting authorities conspired to cover up widespread doping, substituting dopi
More Russians banned from Rio Olympics, toll crosses 100 - newkerala.com #96561
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
sporting authorities conspired to cover up widespread doping, substituting doping-tainted samples with clean ones during the Winter Games in Russia. Besides Dyachenko, there are four other canoeists that are added to the banned list namely... Read more
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Business Standard India
More Russians banned from Rio Olympics, toll crosses 100sporting authorities conspired to cover up widespread doping, substituting dopi
More Russians banned from Rio Olympics, toll crosses 100
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
sporting authorities conspired to cover up widespread doping, substituting doping-tainted samples with clean ones during the Winter Games in Russia. Besides Dyachenko, there are four other canoeists that are added to the banned list namely... Read more
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Super Sport
Jansen inspires Bubba in pre-Rio talkFour days later he fell again in the 1 000. At the 1992 Olympics, Jansen was f
Jansen inspires Bubba in pre-Rio talk
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Four days later he fell again in the 1 000. At the 1992 Olympics, Jansen was fourth in the 500 and 26th in the 1 000, but the Winter Games shifted schedules and another chance for Olympic gold came in 1994. He was eighth in the 500 and then... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Tallent: ‘IOC have their head in the sand’in world sport and is just as bad as the East German doping program, (and it) h
Tallent: ‘IOC have their head in the sand’
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
in world sport and is just as bad as the East German doping program, (and it) has affected two Olympic Games in London and the winter Games in Sochi. “They haven’t taken that hard line and made a stand for clean sport and stuck up for clean... Read more
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Herald Sun
Tallent: ‘IOC have their head in the sand’in world sport and is just as bad as the East German doping program, (and it) h
Tallent: ‘IOC have their head in the sand’
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
in world sport and is just as bad as the East German doping program, (and it) has affected two Olympic Games in London and the winter Games in Sochi. “They haven’t taken that hard line and made a stand for clean sport and stuck up for clean... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tallent: ‘IOC have their head in the sand’in world sport and is just as bad as the East German doping program, (and it) h
Tallent: ‘IOC have their head in the sand’
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
in world sport and is just as bad as the East German doping program, (and it) has affected two Olympic Games in London and the winter Games in Sochi. “They haven’t taken that hard line and made a stand for clean sport and stuck up for clean... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tallent: ‘IOC have their head in the sand’in world sport and is just as bad as the East German doping program, (and it) h
Tallent: ‘IOC have their head in the sand’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
in world sport and is just as bad as the East German doping program, (and it) has affected two Olympic Games in London and the winter Games in Sochi. “They haven’t taken that hard line and made a stand for clean sport and stuck up for clean... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Crucifying Russia of little benefit to Rio Olympicsgreed, or properly acknowledging the Munich Massacre. Don’t look to them for le
Crucifying Russia of little benefit to Rio Olympics
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 3 days ago
greed, or properly acknowledging the Munich Massacre. Don’t look to them for leadership on the quandary of Russia, where the Winter Games were awarded to a summer resort because enough bribery exchanged greasy palms. Sunday, the IOC deflected... Read more
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Canberra Times
IOC member slams WADA, Ley for inaction on dopingAn honorary member of the International Olympic Committee has condemned the Wo
IOC member slams WADA, Ley for inaction on doping
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
An honorary member of the International Olympic Committee has condemned the World Anti-Doping Agency, including Australian sports minister Sussan Ley, for inaction on doping. Hein Verbruggen, who is also a former head of the International Cycling... Read more
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The Age
IOC member slams WADA, Ley for inaction on dopingAn honorary member of the International Olympic Committee has condemned the Wo
IOC member slams WADA, Ley for inaction on doping
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
An honorary member of the International Olympic Committee has condemned the World Anti-Doping Agency, including Australian sports minister Sussan Ley, for inaction on doping. Hein Verbruggen, who is also a former head of the International Cycling... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
IOC member slams WADA, Ley for inaction on dopingAn honorary member of the International Olympic Committee has condemned the Wo
IOC member slams WADA, Ley for inaction on doping
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
An honorary member of the International Olympic Committee has condemned the World Anti-Doping Agency, including Australian sports minister Sussan Ley, for inaction on doping. Hein Verbruggen, who is also a former head of the International Cycling... Read more
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Brisbane Times
IOC member slams WADA, Ley for inaction on dopingAn honorary member of the International Olympic Committee has condemned the Wo
IOC member slams WADA, Ley for inaction on doping
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
An honorary member of the International Olympic Committee has condemned the World Anti-Doping Agency, including Australian sports minister Sussan Ley, for inaction on doping. Hein Verbruggen, who is also a former head of the International Cycling... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Donaldson among best Jays everif any, solutions ... That said, if I’m the International Olympic Committee, Ru
Donaldson among best Jays ever
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 3 days ago
if any, solutions ... That said, if I’m the International Olympic Committee, Russia is out of this summer’s Olympics and the Winter Games of 2018. The rampant cheating was in Sochi. A Winter Games punishment is necessary here, too ... A thought... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Australia won't move into Rio Olympic Village after toilets fail stress testnot be in an unusual position with the Games bearing down. Two years ago, Sochi
Australia won't move into Rio Olympic Village after toilets fail stress test
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
not be in an unusual position with the Games bearing down. Two years ago, Sochi made headlines when journalists arrived for the Winter Games and began tweeting about the conditions of their quarters, which included undrinkable water, no heat and the... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Olympics: IOC poised to rule on Russian ban“that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Olympics: IOC poised to rule on Russian ban
The Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
“that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games.” For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Simmons Says: Josh Donaldson already among best Blue Jays everif any, solutions ... That said, if I’m the International Olympic Committee, Ru
Simmons Says: Josh Donaldson already among best Blue Jays ever
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
if any, solutions ... That said, if I’m the International Olympic Committee, Russia is out of this summer’s Olympics and the Winter Games of 2018. The rampant cheating was in Sochi. A Winter Games punishment is necessary here, too ... A thought... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Australia won't move into Rio Olympic Village after toilets fail stress testnot be in an unusual position with the Games bearing down. Two years ago, Sochi
Australia won't move into Rio Olympic Village after toilets fail stress test
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
not be in an unusual position with the Games bearing down. Two years ago, Sochi made headlines when journalists arrived for the Winter Games and began tweeting about the conditions of their quarters, which included undrinkable water, no heat and the... Read more
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Island Packet
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia?s status for Riocited the difference between collective and individual punishment. “It is obvi
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia?s status for Rio
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
cited the difference between collective and individual punishment. “It is obvious,” Bach said last week, “that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winte... Read more
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Calgary Sun
IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio Olympics"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio Olympics
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia’s status for Rio“that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia’s status for Rio
The Oakland Press / Posted 4 days ago
“that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games.” For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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CTV News
IOC poised to rule on Olympic doping ban for Russia"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
IOC poised to rule on Olympic doping ban for Russia
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio Olympics"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio Olympics
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 5 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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Salon.com
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia’s status for Rio“that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia’s status for Rio
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
“that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games.” For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipul
Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
"that you cannot punish a badminton player for infringement of rules or manipulation by an official or a lab director in the Winter Games." For many in the anti-doping community, however, the choice is simple: The extent of state-backed doping... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Skateboarding star Tony Hawk: Olympics 'need our excitement'event. "In the beginning, snowboarding felt more chastised than embraced and e
Skateboarding star Tony Hawk: Olympics 'need our excitement'
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
event. "In the beginning, snowboarding felt more chastised than embraced and eventually it became the highlight of the Winter Games," Hawk said. "I feel like skateboarding is on that trajectory, but probably is going to be more embraced its... Read more
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Herald Sun
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’event. “In the beginning, snowboarding was felt more chastised than embraced a
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
event. “In the beginning, snowboarding was felt more chastised than embraced and eventually it became the highlight of the Winter Games,” Hawk said. “I feel like skateboarding is on that trajectory, but probably is going to be more embraced its... Read more
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The Courier Mail
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’event. “In the beginning, snowboarding was felt more chastised than embraced a
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
event. “In the beginning, snowboarding was felt more chastised than embraced and eventually it became the highlight of the Winter Games,” Hawk said. “I feel like skateboarding is on that trajectory, but probably is going to be more embraced its... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’Caird. “In the beginning, snowboarding was felt more chastised than embraced a
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Caird. “In the beginning, snowboarding was felt more chastised than embraced and eventually it became the highlight of the Winter Games,” Hawk said. “I feel like skateboarding is on that trajectory, but probably is going to be more embraced its... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Skateboarding star Tony Hawk: Olympics 'need our excitement'event. "In the beginning, snowboarding was felt more chastised than embraced a
Skateboarding star Tony Hawk: Olympics 'need our excitement'
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
event. "In the beginning, snowboarding was felt more chastised than embraced and eventually it became the highlight of the Winter Games," Hawk said. "I feel like skateboarding is on that trajectory, but probably is going to be more embraced its... Read more
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New Kerala
Czech Olympic Committee opposes Olympic ban on Russian athletes - newkerala.com #93725deficiency of the system from beginning to end. It should be emphasized that do
Czech Olympic Committee opposes Olympic ban on Russian athletes - newkerala.com #93725
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
deficiency of the system from beginning to end. It should be emphasized that doping tests at the Olympics, let us say (at the Winter Games) in Sochi, are not taken by Russians themselves, it's the WADA authorised representatives that get the... Read more
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New Kerala
CAS upholds Rio Olympics ban on Russian track and field athletes - newkerala.com #93619doping scheme at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. The report also said Russia's
CAS upholds Rio Olympics ban on Russian track and field athletes - newkerala.com #93619
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
doping scheme at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. The report also said Russia's secret service and top sporting authorities conspired to cover up widespread doping, substituting doping-tainted samples with clean ones during the Winter Games in Russ... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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11 News Houston
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio OlympicsInternational Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference
Former WADA head says Russia should not go to Rio Olympics
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
International Olympic Committee's executive board will meet via teleconference Sunday to consider whether Russia, host of the Winter Games at Sochi in 2014, will compete at the Summer Games next month. The IOC is examining the legal options of a... Read more
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