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Exclusive: IAAF promise to monitor treatment of migrant workers in Doha building stadium for...

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has told insidethegames it is "monitoring closely" the situation surrounding the host venue of the Doha 2019...

Arbitration Process Set for Russian Olympic Athletes

The Russian Olympic Committee, the IAAF and 68 Russian athletes have concluded a specific arbitration agreement to designate the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) as...

Upholding of Russian Olympic Ban Seen as Turning Point in War on Doping

Michael Pirrie sees the landmark CAS ruling that upholds the IAAF’s ban on Russian athletes at the Rio Olympic Games as a turning point in...

Suspicious Black Tidings Payment by Tokyo 2020 was “Necessary”, Claims Bid Leader

The suspicious and allegedly corrupt payment of $2 million (£1.3 million/€1.7 million) made by Tokyo 2020 to the Singapore-based Black Tidings account was deemed...

Media Expert Sir Martin Sorrell Urges IOC to be Brave and Totally Transparent

Sir Martin Sorrell, boss of advertising giant WPP, today wowed the International Olympic Committee (IOC) with the message that the need to engage with...

2006 World Cup Finals Suspicions

Nicknamed “The Kaiser” and long since elevated a shining lights, Franz Beckenbauer was hailed particularly enthusiastically after the 2006 World Cup Finals had turned...

Jaguar Shot by Soldier After Disrupting Rio 2016 Torch Ceremony in Manaus

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have criticised the killing of a jaguar which was used in the Rio 2016 Olympic...

Blatter to step down as FIFA President

Sepp Blatter has announced he will step down as FIFA President, with a successor to be appointed at an Extraordinary Congress which will be...

Trailer for ‘Concussion’ Movie Only Start of Headache for NFL

It's safe to say the NFL won't be giving Concussiontwo thumbs up. With its star cast, big-studio backing and a Christmas Day release, the movie has...

Judge Accepts Indictments Against Eight Accused of Rio 2016 Terror Plot

A Brazilian judge has accepted indictments against eight men who are accused of plotting terrorist attacks at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Judge Marcos Josegrei...

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