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Olympic Truce Wins Near-Unanimous Support at U.N.

October 31, 2007

The IOC president at the U.N.: “Sport alone cannot enforce or maintain peace. But it has a vital role to play in building a better and more peaceful world.” ...

On the Scene in Chicago: "Best Ever" World Championships

November 01, 2007

AIBA President C.K. Wu. (ATR)  (ATR) The president of the International Boxing Association says the world championships now underway in Chicago are the “bes...

Bold Face in Chicago: Boxing World Championships

November 05, 2007

Evander Holyfield in Chicago. (Tom Fluegge)  (ATR) Olympic sponsors, federation leaders and a couple of Olympians who won heavyweight titles are among the p...

Fight Against Doping – Tiger Woods Supports Testing, IOC Pres Warns of Games Bans, Operation Raw Deal

September 29, 2007

Jacques Rogge says athletes who are banned for more than six months of competition after the Beijing games will miss the next Olympics. (ATR)   Rogge...

Fight Against Doping: Landis Appeal, Jones Reaction, German Amends for GDR

October 12, 2007

Floyd Landis says the accusations against him are "simply wrong". (Getty Images)   Landis will Appeal RulingFloyd Landis is about to pay the price for a po...

Samaranch: Beijing to Be the Best Olympics

June 26, 2007

(ATR) Keeping alive his tradition of rating the Olympic Games, ex-IOC President Juan Antonio Samaranch says that the Beijing Olympics will be the best. Samaranch made his ...

Guatemala Report: Olympics Games Preps Face IOC Review

July 01, 2007

IOC President Jacques Rogge at the start of the EB meeting. (ATR)   (ATR) The IOC Executive Board opens two days of meetings in Guatemala Sunday, with Lond...

On the Scene in Beijing: IOC Says Politics in China Not Part of Olympics Brief

April 25, 2007

IOC President Jacques Rogge in Beijing Wednesday. (ATR)   (ATR) Declaring that the Olympics are “a force for good”, IOC President Jacques Rogge says the 20...

On the Scene at Sport Accord Beijing: Ueberroth Says Olympics Must Change

April 26, 2007

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Press Release: Free Tibet Criticizes IOC

April 04, 2007

  IOC's President Ducks Responsibilities Jacques Rogge Ignoring China's Escalating Media Restrictions [London] IOC President, Jacques Rogge, claimed last w...

Host City of the First Youth Olympic Games Elected by Postal Vote

February 08, 2008

The election for the inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in 2010 will see a novelty. For the first time in the history of the International Olympic Committee, an Olympic host...