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"Zero risk" from Zika virus unless you're pregnant, says Brazilian President's chief of staff

Inside the Games - February 2, 2016 - 11:34

Jaques Wagner, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's chief of staff, says it must be explained to

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Bach praises "strong foundation" of Los Angeles 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid

Inside the Games - February 2, 2016 - 11:07

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has encouraged Los Angeles 2024 to b

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New Zealand top World Rugby's first women's rankings

Inside the Games - February 2, 2016 - 10:55

World Rugby has introduced rankings for the international women's XVs game for the first time - w

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British businesses offered IPC Academy Campus at Rio 2016

Inside the Games - February 2, 2016 - 10:24

UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Academy are offe

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Key PASO meeting to coincide with start of Olympic torch relay in Brasilia

Inside the Games - February 2, 2016 - 09:58

The Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) has fixed the date of a key Extraordinary General A

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Commonwealth Youth Games will help rebuild peaceful communities in Northern Ireland, CGF President claims

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 23:06

Northern Ireland hosting the 2021 Commonwealth Youth Games will help rebuild a peaceful communit

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Zika virus declared as a "public health emergency" ahead of Rio 2016

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 21:52

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared that the Zika virus, which is spreading through

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Exclusive: Athletes could commute down Danube to events and spectators could use bikes at Budapest 2024

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 20:48

Athletes competing at the Budapest 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics would travel to many eve

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FIFA Presidential candidate Infantino joined by star names at unveiling of 90-day plan

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 16:21

FIFA Presidential candidate Gianni Infantino has unveiled a 90-day plan here which the Swiss ai

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Trio to fight life bans from athletics at Court of Arbitration for Sport

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 13:51

Papa Massata Diack, Valentin Balakhnichev and Alexei Melnikov will all contest their life bans f

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Innsbruck awarded 2018 Road Cycling World Championships

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 13:24

Innsbruck has been awarded the International Cycling Union (UCI) Road World Championships in 201

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FIG extend sponsorship contract with bank at centre of IAAF controversy

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 12:07

VTB Bank - the company at the centre of a major controversy involving the World Anti-Doping Agenc

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Bach meets key Los Angeles 2024 officials during visit to Olympic candidate city

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 10:58

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach is meeting with key officials from L

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Exclusive: Van Heijningen to stand against Barelli for European Swimming Federation Presidency

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 08:38

Royal Dutch Swimming Federation (KNZB) President Erik van Heijningen is to stand against Italian

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Northern Ireland awarded 2021 Commonwealth Youth Games

Inside the Games - February 1, 2016 - 08:30

Northern Ireland has been chosen as the host nation of the 2021 Commonwealth Youth Games, it was

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UCLA chosen as site for Athletes' Village if Los Angeles wins 2024 bid

Inside the Games - January 25, 2016 - 21:26

Los Angeles 2024 has officially dropped its plans to house its Athletes' Village at the LA Trans

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Syed Arif Hasan elected Pakistan Olympic Association President for record fourth term

Inside the Games - January 25, 2016 - 20:19

Syed Arif Hasan has retained his seat as President of the Pakistan Olympic Association (POA) for

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AIBA signs agreement with Alibaba Sports Group in bid to aid boxing's development

Inside the Games - January 25, 2016 - 18:22

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with

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South Korea name golfing coaches for Rio 2016

Inside the Games - January 25, 2016 - 18:17

Eight-time Professional Golf Association (PGA) Tour winner Choi Kyung-ju and World Golf hall of

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Craven urges Beijing to raise the bar at 2022 Winter Paralympics

Inside the Games - January 25, 2016 - 18:03

International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven has urged Beijing to improve

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