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This story first appeared in the blog, The Sport Intern. The editor is Karl-Heinz Huba of Lorsch, Germany. He can be reached at ISMG@aol.com. The article is reprinted here with permission of Huba.

Brazilian National Olympic Committee Continues Effort to Cut Costs, Clean Up Image

International Olympic Committee (IOC) Member Bernard Rajzman has become the latest victim of the Brazilian National Olympic Committee’s (COB) clean-up and cost-cutting measures. Rajzman has...

USA Leads Sochi 2014 Medal Count as Russians Disqualified

As Russia has been stripped of 11 of its 33 medals won at the Sochi Olympics the United States temporarily leads the medal standings...

Miller Joins NBC Olympics Broadcast Team

Six-time Olympic medalist Bode Miller, the most decorated skier in U.S. Olympic history, will join NBC Olympics’ alpine skiing team for its coverage of...

Link Between Soccer Heading and Dementia Examined

England’s Professional Footballers' Association does not know how many of its 50,000 members have dementia, according to its chief executive Gordon Taylor. Talking in...

Sport Integrity Global Alliance ‘Ready and Willing’ to Work with IOC for Better Future

Over the past 40 years, I have held a number of high-level positions in diplomacy, government, integrity and sport, including working as a judge...

Ridley Takes Over as Chairman of August National, Masters

”To become Chairman of Augusta National and the Masters is beyond humbling,” said Fred Ridley, a 65-year-old business lawyer succeeds Atlanta 1996 Olympic boss...

IOC Sets New Candidature Approach for 2026 Winter Olympics

The IOC has announced a new approach to the Candidature Process for the 2026 Winter Olympic Games, based on increased flexibility and an in-depth...

Goodell Says NFL ‘Not Looking to Get Into Politics’

“We are not looking to get into politics,” said NFL commissioner Roger Goodell as the National Football League rejected President Donald Trump’s calls to...

Chargers Lineman Urges NFL Players to have Unified Protest Plan

Posting a 900-word letter on The Players’ Tribune, Russell Okung, a Los Angeles Chargers lineman, is urging the National Football League’s 1,700 players to...

London Mayor Claims Economic Boom Since 2012 Olympics

Around 110,000 new jobs have been created since the 2012 Olympics within the six London districts that hosted events of the Games, according to...

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