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Syrian refugee carries Olympic flame during Rio 2016 Torch Relay in Greece

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 22:37

Syrian swimmer Ibrahim Al Hussein carried the Olympic Flame on a glorious sunlit evening, provid

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Adapted FIFA Statutes to come into effect as governance reform continues

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 22:18

FIFA’s extensive reform package will take the next step tomorrow when it officially becomes part

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Izagirre claims victory in Tour de Romandie prologue

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 20:48

Spain’s Jon Izagirre powered to victory in the prologue time trial of the Tour de Romandie in La

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Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games can promote world peace claims OCA vice-president

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 19:39

Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) honorary life vice-president Wei Jizhong has claimed that the 2017

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SASCOC to meet with Federations affected by Sports Minister's bidding and hosting ban

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 19:26

South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) chief executive Tubby Reddy ha

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New Tokyo 2020 emblem divides opinion following unveiling

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 19:18

There has been a mixed response to the new emblem for the 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games in T

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Defending champion David squeezes through to round two at PSA Women's World Championship

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 17:08

Defending champion Nicol David of Malaysia fought back from a game down to keep her pursuit of a

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Japanese mixed doubles pair's Rio 2016 hopes hit after early exit at Badminton Asia Championships

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 15:45

Japan’s Kenta Kazuno and Ayane Kurihara saw their Rio 2016 Olympic hopes suffer a blow after the

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Schwartzel latest major golf champion to turn down opportunity to compete at Rio 2016

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 15:41

Former Masters champion Charl Schwartzel of South Africa has become the latest elite player to

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Naver Corporation join Pyeongchang 2018 domestic sponsorship programme

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 13:46

Internet services provider Naver Corporation have signed on as the latest domestic sponsor of th

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Belgian banned for six years by UCI Disciplinary Commission in first-ever technological fraud case

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 13:21

Femke Van den Driessche has been handed a six-year suspension by the International Cycling Union

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Australian Chef de Mission confident "new-look" team will deliver at Rio 2016

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 12:35

Australia’s Chef de Mission Kitty Chiller has expressed her belief that their new-look t

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Nadal sues former French Sports Minister over doping claims

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 12:28

Spain’s 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal has officially filed a defamation lawsuit again

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World and Paralympic champion announced as Italian Flagbearer for Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 11:51

World and Paralympic champion Martina Caironi will carry Italy’s flag at the Opening Ceremony of

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WADA appoints former war crimes investigator to help overhaul RUSADA anti-doping programme

Inside the Games - April 26, 2016 - 11:29

A key member of the 2015 Cycling Independent Commission Report has been appointed to overhaul th

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Canadian Olympic Committee encouraging girls to get active following release of new report

Inside the Games - April 13, 2016 - 08:00

The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) is calling for more girls to get physically active after a n

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Largest modern concert hall in South America due to host IOC Session ahead of Rio 2016

Inside the Games - April 12, 2016 - 23:20

The Cidade das Artes cultural centre close to the main Rio 2016 Games cluster in Barra de Tijuca

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Rio 2016 celebrate "major breakthrough" after tunnel excavation completed for metro line extension

Inside the Games - April 12, 2016 - 21:41

Brazilian officials in charge of preparations for this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio

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Nigeria facing prospect of Rio 2016 ban after FIFA confirm possible sanctions

Inside the Games - April 12, 2016 - 20:27

Nigeria's men's football team is facing the possibility of being thrown out of this year's Olympi

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Kosovo could become full member of FIFA at Congress in May

Inside the Games - April 12, 2016 - 20:16

The Football Federation of Kosovo’s (FFK) aim of being fully recognised on the international sce

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