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Mike Rowbottom: Mixed Relays. Really?

It may seem a pointed question – but what is the point of a mixed relay? Is it something you actively want to see...

Golf, Rugby Officials Welcome Decision to Include Them in 2024 Olympics

Top officials from rugby and golf have welcomed the decision to keep them on the program for the 2024 Olympic Games. All 28 sports which...

Olympic Channel Signs Deals with Two More Non-Olympic Sports

The Olympic Channel has announced that it has reached agreements with the International Federation of American Football (IFAF) and World Bridge Federation (WBF) to...

Paris 2024 Bid Receives Support from European Parliament

The Paris bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games has been backed by European Parliament officials. A delegation from the French capital, led by...

BMX Freestyle, 3×3 Basketball, Mixed Relays Added to Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Athletics and swimming mixed relay competitions are among those included at Tokyo 2020, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced here today. A mixed 4x400 meter...

LA Appears to Concede 2024 Olympics to Paris, May Accept 2028

Los Angeles today effectively conceded the 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games to its only rival Paris. In a statement headlined "An Opportunity to Serve",...

Hubbard: The Growing Clamor for MMA at the Olympics

MMA sounds like a bug picked up during a spell in hospital and it is certainly infectious. So much so that under its full title...

Hall of Famer Selanne Hopeful NHL Players Will Play in Future Olympics

A recent International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Hall of Fame inductee has said he thinks it is important that National Hockey League (NHL) players...

NBA, WNBA Announce Support for Los Angeles 2024 Bid

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) have both announced support for Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Olympic and...

Climate, Politics are Hurdles for LA Olympic Bid

It appears Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has gotten very concerned that the International Olympic Committee may award Paris the 2024 Olympics and forget...

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