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Karolos Grohmann

Governing bodies need to adapt to changes in world sport: report

Feb 28 2019

BERLIN International sports federations must adapt to the rapid transformation in world sport, including growing athlete autonomy, or risk losing control of the industry, a report said on Thursday.

RPT-ANALYSIS-Diplomatic gold? Joint N.Korea-S.Korea Olympic bid faces long odds

Feb 12 2019

* Two Koreas to meet with IOC to discuss joint bid for 2032 Games

Diplomatic gold? Joint North Korea-South Korea Olympic bid faces long odds

Feb 12 2019

SEOUL/BERLIN If North and South Korea succeed in their long-shot bid to host the 2032 Summer Olympics, any athletic feats at the Games may be overshadowed by the political achievements needed to make it happen.

ANALYSIS-Diplomatic gold? Joint N.Korea-S.Korea Olympic bid faces long odds

Feb 12 2019

* Two Koreas to meet with IOC to discuss joint bid for 2032 Games

European Games in search of identity in Minsk amid growing competition

Feb 06 2019

ATHENS The second edition of the European Games this summer is the main gateway to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics for European athletes but the multi-sports event is still in search of a clear identity amid growing competition.

Rejuvenated Bayern Munich promise nail-biting yearender

Dec 20 2018

Only a few weeks ago Borussia Dortmund looked unbeatable in the Bundesliga, with champions Bayern Munich languishing in sixth place and seemingly out of title contention.

Olympics: Powerful Sheikh Ahmad temporarily leaves IOC roles

Nov 19 2018

BERLIN Powerful International Olympic Committee member Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah said on Monday he had temporarily stepped down from his roles in the Olympic body amid an ongoing legal case in Switzerland.

IOC faces 2026 Winter Games conundrum as cities flee

Nov 16 2018

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is facing its most serious bidding crisis in decades as cities drop out of the 2026 Winter Games bid race en masse, leaving a field of just two candidates.

Olympics: Calgary 2026 Winter Games bid plebiscite too close to call

Nov 12 2018

The plebiscite on the troubled Calgary 2026 Winter Olympics bid on Tuesday will be a tight race but if the Canadian city survives the vote it could go on to land the Games, bid CEO Mary Moran said.

Russia must meet criteria for full return to IBU: president

Nov 06 2018

Russia will have to meet a set of criteria approved by the International Biathlon Union (IBU) if it is to become a full member again, new IBU President Olle Dahlin has said.

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