Workers inspect a set of Olympic Rings that are scheduled to be installed inside Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2016. Photo: AP Workers inspect a set of Olympic Rings that are scheduled to be installed inside Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2016. Photo: AP
Workers inspect a set of Olympic Rings that are scheduled to be installed inside Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2016. Photo: AP

IOC and anti-corruption bodies hope to keep match-fixing and manipulation out of the Olympics after 2012 badminton scandal

  • Four women’s doubles teams were disqualified from the London Games after deliberately losing matches to gain an advantage in the knockout stages
  • Sports lawyer Kevin Carpenter says most cases involve breaches of IOC betting rules when participants go against a ban on gambling on the Olympics

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Workers inspect a set of Olympic Rings that are scheduled to be installed inside Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2016. Photo: AP Workers inspect a set of Olympic Rings that are scheduled to be installed inside Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2016. Photo: AP
Workers inspect a set of Olympic Rings that are scheduled to be installed inside Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2016. Photo: AP
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