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OLYMPICS

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  1. Japan's largest travel agency, JTB, has chartered the 1,011-cabin Sun Princess for the Olympic

    Facing Olympic hotel shortage, Tokyo looks offshore

    Tokyo is facing a shortage of accommodation when Olympic fans pour into the Japanese capital for next year's Games so officials are looking ...
  2. Danny Leon is one of a new breed of skateboarders who are in training for the Tokyo Olympics

    'Lazy pothead' skateboarders get serious with Olympic dream

    Hamburgers are out, going to the gym is in. With skateboarding set to make its Olympic debut at the Tokyo 2020 Games, top skateboarders are ...
  3. United States Olympic Committee chief executive Scott Blackmun faced stinging criticism for his

    Disgraced former US Olympic chief gets US$2.4 million payoff

  4. IOC president Thomas Bach visited Australia in May and said it was encouraging to see the interest

    Australia PM backs Queensland 2032 Olympic bid

    Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has thrown his support behind a potential bid by Queensland state to host the 2032 Olympics, saying the ...
  5. IOC President Bach next Mayor of Los Angeles Garcetti ratifies Paris 2024 and Los Angeles 2028 host

    Olympics: Garcetti says LA will rake in US$1 billion profit from 2028 Games

    The 2028 Summer Games will see host city Los Angeles record a profit of at least US$1 billion (£784.3 million), mayor Eric Garcetti told a sports ...
  6. Inauguration of new IOC HQ in Lausanne

    China Mengniu Dairy, Coca-Cola sign Olympic deal

    China Mengniu Dairy and Coca-Cola have signed a global Olympic deal as joint beverages and dairy sponsors starting from 2021 until 2032, the ...
  7. Lee Chong Wei at Rio 2016

    Commentary: No need to be ‘sorry’ Lee Chong Wei, with so much to be proud of

    As he faces his toughest battle, Malaysian badminton star Lee Chong Wei’s place in sporting greatness is secure.
  8. Bach President of the IOC attends a news conference after an Executive Board meeting in Lausanne

    Olympics: Bach says 'impressed' with Queensland 2032 bid plans

    International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has praised Southeast Queensland's early planning for a potential bid for the 2032 Summer ...
  9. The new IAAF gender rules come into effect in May 8, after Caster Semenya lost her legal challenge

    IOC chief calls Semenya case 'complicated and delicate'

  10. Olympics - Tokyo 2020 archery venue unveiled

    Olympics: Tokyo 2020 archery venue unveiled