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  • Nov 28, 2014
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IOC made right move to drop wrestling: Jacques Rogge

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) decision to remove wrestling from the 2020 Olympic programme and then include it in a shortlist for those Games was no mistake, IOC president Jacques Rogge said yesterday.

Saturday, 1 June, 2013, 5:10am

IOC to re-test samples from Turin Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee is to re-test doping samples given at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin before the next Games in Sochi, Russia, subjecting them to the latest methods of detection.

30 Mar 2013 - 6:05am

Badminton body says game will stay in Olympics

A senior Badminton World Federation official said reports that the sport would be kicked out of the Olympic Games were "mischievous speculation" that had no basis in fact.

16 Dec 2012 - 3:43am

IOC officials watch women's squash semis, but rain forces men indoors

With two International Olympic Committee programme commissioners in the city to evaluate squash's bid to be included at the 2020 Games, the rain could not have come at a worse time.

2 Dec 2012 - 4:27am

Short Sport, November 25, 2012

Macho dies after being taken off life support

25 Nov 2012 - 2:10am

IOC opens probe into Armstrong’s Olympic medal

The IOC formally opened an investigation on Thursday that could result in Lance Armstrong being stripped of his Olympic bronze medal for doping.

2 Nov 2012 - 10:31am