International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president Juan Antonio Samaranch believes a "principle of agreement" must be reached between Los Angeles and Paris if both the 2024 and 2028 Games are to be awarded this year.
Signals over the last few days have indicated that, as it stands, the awarding of both the 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games this year to Los Angeles and Paris is a question of "how" rather than "if".
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov has claimed that recognition of the sport from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is "crucial" for countries seeking Governmental support and funding, adding that it is less important for powerhouses Russia.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is reportedly using his city's bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games as a bargaining tactic to fast-track Federal funding for a new subway line to the proposed Athletes' Village site at Westwood Hills.
A senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) official has criticised the decision to postpone the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) elections and called for them to be held as soon as possible.
A special International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board meeting is due to be held on June 9 to accelerate plans to jointly award the 2024 and 2028 Games this year.
An Independent Testing Authority (ITA) will be established and could be in operation before next year's Winter Olympic Games after the proposal was rubber-stamped at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Foundation Board meeting here today.
Plans are underway to set-up a formal collaboration group comprised of public authority representatives within the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), it was announced here today.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) vice-president Linda Helleland has rejected an idea proposed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that members of the organisation's Athlete Committee should be elected rather than appointed.
Further cost-cutting measures will be sought to trim the budget of the city awarded the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, it was revealed here today.
Evaluation Commission inspections are undoubtedly one of the highlights of the Olympic journalism calendar.
Paris 2024 officials have reacted confidently after being praised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission here today.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, pop star Mika and judo champion Teddy Riner were among special guests at a dinner organised by Paris 2024 for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has today announced an extension to its global partnership with official timekeeper Omega through to 2032.