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Time not right for any drastic decisions on Tokyo Olympics: IOC

The Olympic Committee feels any speculation at this moment would be counter-productive

17 Mar 2020 9:36 PM

We didn't set any deadline for decision on Olympics: IOC official

May deadline was Dick's idea. There is four months to go for the Olympics, says John Coates

16 Mar 2020 5:41 PM

Public opinion appears to be growing in Japan against Tokyo Olympics

Poll released by Japan's Kyodo news agency showed 69.9 percent of respondents believe Tokyo will not be able to hold the Games as scheduled

16 Mar 2020 3:42 PM

IOC likely to take a crucial decision on Tokyo Olympics after Tuesday

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach to hold emergency coronavirus crisis talks with member countries on Tuesday

15 Mar 2020 8:56 PM

Tokyo completes permanent Olympic venues even as virus fears lurk

The announcement came as the ICC did not say anything on potential postponement at the Executive Board meeting

06 Mar 2020 3:04 PM


Mumbai set to host IOC session in 2023

The only time India hosted an IOC session was in 1983 in New Delhi

05 Mar 2020 12:48 PM

IOA rejects new Draft National Sports Code, says might lead to IOC suspension

India will incur the IOC's wrath if it goes ahead with administrative reforms enshrined in the Draft National Sports Code 2017.

11 Nov 2019 7:19 PM

Mary Kom named in IOC's boxing athlete ambassadors group from Asian bloc for 2020 Olympics

The 36-year-old, earlier this year, surpassed herself as the most successful boxer in the history of the world championships.

31 Oct 2019 2:33 PM

From street to Olympics

With breakdancing on the brink of being a part of the Summer Olympics, breakers and other dancers have good reason to cheer.

07 Jul 2019 2:34 AM

India to revive bid to host 2032 Olympics

The Indian government ensured the IOC that VISAs will now be granted to sportspersons from every country without prejudice.

19 Jun 2019 2:27 PM


IOC 'suspends discussions' with India for hosting global events

The decision came after IOC was informed that the Indian government authorities failed to grant an entry visa to the Pakistani delegation.

22 Feb 2019 11:48 AM

IOC elects Paris and Los Angeles to host 2024 and 2028 summer Olympics

While celebrating the decision, Paris and Los Angeles both expressed their excitement in bringing home the Olympic Games.

14 Sep 2017 12:02 PM

High costs barrier for Paris

Vladimir Andreff, a sports economist at Paris’ Sorbonne university, described Olympic budget inflation as “the curse of winning an auction”.

14 Sep 2017 1:36 AM

Paris, Los Angeles confirmed as Olympic hosts

The 2024 Games will mark the third time Paris has staged the Olympics, coming exactly 100 years after they last hosted the Games.

14 Sep 2017 12:09 AM

Bolt returns 2008 Beijing gold medal, says 'rules are rules'

The International Olympic Committee officially withdrew Jamaica's 4x100m relay gold from Beijing Games after Carter's postive drug test.

28 Jan 2017 10:17 AM