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IOC Selects 2020 Host Today

September 07, 2013

The logo for the 125th IOC Session. (Getty Images) (ATR) The IOC will vote on a 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games host city today. Each of the three bids will have 45...

10-Year Quest Culminates with Squash Bid

September 06, 2013

Ramachandran at today's press conference (Getty Images) (ATR) World Squash Federation chief N Ramachandran says his sport has undergone a revolution in its quest to join ...

Wrestling Making the Most of Bid

September 06, 2013

Lalovic and Huynh sit at the podium for today's press conference. (Getty Images) (ATR) With its continued participation in the Olympics at stake, wrestling has had the sh...

Tokyo Wins 2020 Olympics -- Updated with Vote Totals

September 07, 2013

Tokyo's delegation celebrates its successful bid. (Getty Images) (ATR) Tokyo will host the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics. The Japanese capital was awarded the Games a...

On-the-Scene -- 2020 Bids Seek Edge

September 06, 2013

Istanbul Predicts History Will Be Made Hasan Arat (ATR) If you ask Istanbul 2020 bid chairman Hasan Arat, September 7 will be “one of the most important days” in the ...

IOC Session Special Edition Magazine Now Online

September 06, 2013

(ATR) Around the Rings is on the scene in Buenos Aires for the 2013 IOC Session. Click here to read ATR's 125th IOC Session Magazine, Sponsored by EY. Featuring a lo...

Exclusive - IOC Reprimands Wrestling Federation

September 06, 2013

FILA president Nenad Lalovic (ATR/ Panasonic) (ATR) Around the Rings has learned that the IOC has issued a reprimand to the international wrestling federation for breaking ...

On-The-Scene -- Bidding in Buenos Aires

September 05, 2013

Youth Rules for Istanbul Istanbul announced that 50 talented athletes, ages 17 to 25, will make up half of its 100-member delegation in the room during Saturday’s prese...

On-The-Scene -- Gasol Supports Madrid; Actor Backs Wrestling

September 05, 2013

Gasol took to the podium in Buenos Aires in support of Madrid 2020. (Getty Images) NBA Star Talks Up Madrid 2020 Basketball player Pau Gasol, Spain’s flagbearer at the L...

Media Watch -- Bidding for 2020

September 05, 2013

Istanbul 2020 chairman Hasan Arat. (Getty Images) 2020 Bid Cities Jim Caple covers the pros and cons of Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo on ESPN.com. The IOC will choose a host...

Poll: 91 percent of Spain supports Madrid 2020

September 05, 2013

According to an opinion poll conducted by the firm Mediapost for Madrid 2020’s managing body, more than 91 percent of the Spanish population back the Spanish capital’s bid to ...

On-The-Scene -- Measured Rogge Looks Back

September 04, 2013

(ATR) In his last solo press conference as president of the International Olympic Committee, Jacques Rogge was reflective, yet unsentimental. As his 12-year tenure come...