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JOHN GOODBODY: McLaren's Report even worse than expected - will the IOC act?

THE JOHN GOODBODY COLUMN / An authoritative and exclusive series from Sports Features Communications (SFC) The sheer scale of the evil of Russian drug-taking may have been laid bare by the latest report by Professor Richard McLaren but the question is: ...read more
 
Dec 9
2016

Olympics: LA 2024 advances to final phase of 2024 Olympic Games Candidature Process

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) Los Angeles (LA) 2024 has been selected to move onto the third and final stage of the Candidature Process by the International Olympic Committee's (IOC's) Executive Board. This decision follows the analysis ...read more
 
Dec 9
2016

Olympics: Budapest 2024 excited to move into the final stage of the Olympic bidding selection process

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced that Budapest has been selected to continue its bidding efforts to host the 2024 Olympic Games into the third and final bidding phase. The announcement ...read more
 
Dec 9
2016

Olympics: IOC Chief Bach vows changes coming in bidding process; eliminate losers

LAURA WALDEN (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) IOC President Thomas Bach announced today that major changes could come about with the bidding process for future host cities. It remains unclear exactly what these changes will exactly be, however the ...read more
 
Dec 8
2016
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Hungary "humbled, honoured and excited" as Budapest 2024 Olympic Games Bid moves to final stage of IOC Olympic host city selection process

Posted Friday December 9th 2016.   By: Ivan Rozsa

- "We are delighted by the support we have received from the Olympic Movement for our innovative plans to bring the world's greatest sporting event back to the heart of the city. Our goal is to make the Olympic Games ... read more

STATEMENT OF THE IOC REGARDING THE "INDEPENDENT PERSON" REPORT

Posted Friday December 9th 2016.   By: International Olympic Committee

THE IOC THANKS PROF. MCLAREN AND HIS TEAM FOR THE COMPLETED INDEPENDENT PERSON (IP) REPORT AND ACKNOWLEDGES THE EVIDENCE PRODUCED. THE DETAILED FINDINGS SHOW THAT THERE WAS A FUNDAMENTAL ATTACK ON THE INTEGRITY OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES AND ON SPORT ... read more

McLaren Investigation Report Part II reconfirms institutionalized manipulation of the doping control process in Russia

Posted Friday December 9th 2016.   By: Ben Nichols

Montreal, 9 December 2016 - The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) acknowledges the findings outlined by the McLaren Investigation Report Part II, which was released earlier today by Professor Richard H. McLaren during a press conference that he held in London, ... read more

IPC statement on the final McLaren Report

Posted Friday December 9th 2016.   By: Craig Spence

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) would like to place on record our thanks and appreciation to Professor McLaren and his investigation team for completing their mandate. The full findings of the report are unprecedented and astonishing. They strike right at ... read more

IAAF STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO SECOND MCLAREN REPORT

Posted Friday December 9th 2016.   By: Iaaf Media

The IAAF agrees with Prof. McLaren that it is time that this manipulation stops and with this aim has been working in close cooperation with Prof. McLaren's team and WADA and continues to do so. Based on the individual athletes ... read more

WADA publishes Independent McLaren Investigation Report Part II

Posted Friday December 9th 2016.   By: Ben Nichols

9 December 2016, Montreal, Canada -- The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) acknowledges receipt of, and publishes the link to the: Independent McLaren Investigation Report Part II, which is being reported upon today during a press conference being held at 11:15 ... read more

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