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How NBC ended Qatar’s Olympic bid for the 2020 Summer Games

So the Summer Olympics are nothing more than just a TV show that would have trouble competing with other sports, entertainment and politics if...

Rogge Refuses to Allow Saudi Arabia to Let Women Compete Under IOC Flag

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Jacques Rogge has revealed there is no chance that Saudi Arabia's female athletes will be able to compete at...

IOC Sidesteps Political Issues for 2020 Olympic Games

(Editor’s Note.  The selection of Olympic host cities has become a very controversial process over the past 15 years.  Ethnic and nationalist concerns, economic...

The IOC As Ever is Encountering Choppy Waters That May Get Rougher Before any...

The resignation of Mario Vazquez Rana of Mexico from four influential Olympic responsibilities – the IOC and thereby its Executive Board and also as...

IOC will “not consider” Pyeongchang 2018 sharing events with North Korea says Rogge

(Editor’s Note.  This article first appeared on July 14, 2011.  It is of interest to our readers because it deals with the confluence of...

IOC member took $1.5 million bribe to vote for Qatar 2022 it is claimed

Editors’s Note:  This story is taken from the blog insidethegames.com.  It has received extensive coverage in the British press.  Click here for more.   May 10...

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