Tokyo will host the Games of the XXXII Olympiad from 25 July - 9 August 2020, and the Paralympic Games from 25 August - 6 September 2020.
According to Jacques Rogge, former President of the...more
Senior representatives and stakeholders of the Olympic Movement met on 4 November at IOC headquarters where President Thomas Bach announced the latest measure in the fight against match-fixing and illegal betting. It was...more
American lighter company Zippo quickly removed an image from its Facebook page where it suggested that one of the company’s lighter products saved the Olympic torch relay by reigniting the Olympic flame which had blown out...more
The city of Almaty, Kazakhstan, the homeland of the mythical Sasha Baron Cohen figure Borat, has become the first to put itself forward as a candidate city to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games....more
On 8 September 2013, Tokyo was chosen as the host city for the 2020 Olympic Games. Tokyo is set to host the Games of the XXXII Olympiad from 25 July - 9 August 2020, and the Paralympic Games from 25 August...more
Subtropical Sochi, historically known as the “Caucasian Riviera”, is preparing for any unseasonably warm weather which may hamper its hosting of the 2014 Winter Olympics in February by “storing” nearly one half million tons...more
What do the US, Russia and the Islamic Republic of Iran have in common? Answer: Precious little. However one thing that they do have in common is their vehement opposition to the absolutely idiotic, boneheaded and stupid...more