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Tokyo Olympics to be postponed, won't start on July 24

24 Mar 2020

Tokyo Olympics to be postponed, won't start on July 24

According to an International Olympics Committee member Dick Pound, it has been decided that the upcoming Tokyo Games will postponed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

IOC suspends discussions with India on hosting future events

22 Feb 2019

IOC suspends discussions with India on hosting future events

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has suspended all discussions with India on hosting future sports and Olympic-related events in the country.

International Olympic Committee lifts ban on Russia over state-sponsored doping

28 Feb 2018

International Olympic Committee lifts ban on Russia over state-sponsored doping

The International Olympic Committee has lifted a ban against Russia after it was barred from this month's PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games over state-sponsored doping.

IOC upholds ban on Russia at the Winter Olympics

25 Feb 2018

IOC upholds ban on Russia at the Winter Olympics

The International Olympics Committee (IOC) upheld its ban on Russia over doping allegations.

WADA to investigate possible flaw in drug-testing kits

29 Jan 2018

WADA to investigate possible flaw in drug-testing kits

In what may become another doping-scandal, there are fears of a possible glitch in drug-testing kits which lets the sample bottles to be opened manually.

International Olympic Committee bans Russia from 2018 Winter Olympics

06 Dec 2017

International Olympic Committee bans Russia from 2018 Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has banned Russia from competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics to be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

After McDonald's, Intel is IOC's new partner

22 Jun 2017

After McDonald's, Intel is IOC's new partner

Intel has replaced McDonald's as the International Olympic Committee partner, a week after the former deal ended.

Olympics deal cut short: No more of 'I'm Lovin' it'?

17 Jun 2017

Olympics deal cut short: No more of 'I'm Lovin' it'?

Yes, it's true! McDonald's is calling it quits with the International Olympics Committee (IOC).

ICC mulls cricket for 2024 Olympics

31 Mar 2017

ICC mulls cricket for 2024 Olympics

Dave Richardson, chief executive of the International Cricket Council (ICC) said the body will make a decision on allowing cricket as a sport in the 2024 Olympics. He said they would make the decision by July.

Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze will not be upgraded to silver

26 Oct 2016

Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze will not be upgraded to silver

Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics will not be converted to a silver medal, after the International Olympics Committee (IOC) cleared the investigation on Besik Kudukhov.

Yogeshwar's bronze medal to be upgraded to silver?

30 Aug 2016

Yogeshwar's bronze medal to be upgraded to silver?

Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt may be getting his 2012 London Olympics bronze medal upgraded to silver medal after the silver medallist tested positive for a banned substance.

Baseball re-added for Tokyo 2020

05 Aug 2016

Baseball re-added for Tokyo 2020

The International Olympic Committee has approved five games to be added to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.