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Taiwanese AIBA head Ching-Kuo Wu quits after power struggle

By: AP | Lausanne | Published:November 20, 2017 10:20 CK Wu was suspended from duty while a complaint lodged by most members of his executive committee was investigated. (Source: AP) IOC executive board member C. K. Wu resigned on Monday as president of Ol...

Culture minister to visit NY for Olympic Truce, PyeongChang Olympics promotion

Culture Minister Do Jong-hwan will leave for New York on Saturday to attend the United Nations General Assembly to adopt the Olympic Truce, the ministry said Friday. While in the US, the minister will be engaged in a slew of promotional activities for the 2018 PyeongChang Wint...

Culture minister to visit N.Y. for Olympic Truce, PyeongChang Olympics promotion

SEOUL, Nov. 10 (Yonhap) -- Culture Minister Do Jong-hwan will leave for New York on Saturday to attend the United Nations General Assembly to adopt the Olympic Truce, the ministry said Friday. While in the U.S., the minister will be engaged in a slew of promotional activities fo...

Import not feeling pressure for Olympics

New Australia citizen Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya has played down the significance of her allegiance switch from Russia for the Winter Olympics. Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya had her Australian citizenship expedited for the Winter Olympics but the Russian-born figure skater isn't feel...

Russia loses two 2014 Olympic medals after skiers found guilty of doping: R-Sport

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia has been stripped of two Olympic medals won at the 2014 Sochi Games after four cross-country skiers were found guilty of doping by the International Olympic Committee (I...

Russia loses two 2014 Olympic medals after skiers found guilty of doping - R-Sport

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia has been stripped of two Olympic medals won at the 2014 Sochi Games after four cross-country skiers were found guilty of doping by the International Olympic Committee (I...

Football: Russia loses two 2014 Olympic medals after skiers found guilty of doping - R-Sport | The Star Online

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia has been stripped of two Olympic medals won at the 2014 Sochi Games after four cross-country skiers were found guilty of doping by the International Olympic Committee (I...

Olympics-Russia loses two 2014 Olympic medals after skiers found...

MOSCOW, Nov 9 (Reuters) - Russia has been stripped of two Olympic medals won at the 2014 Sochi Games after four cross-country skiers were found guilty of doping by the International Olympic Commi...

Absence of Russia in Pyeongchang would be 'blow' to Games: Kremlin

MOSCOW - The Kremlin on Tuesday said it hoped Russia could mend its relations with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), adding that the country’s absence from the Pyeongchang Winter Games...

Olympic marathon champion Sumgong banned 4 years for EPO

Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong was banned for four years after a doping tribunal rejected her explanation that blood-boosting hormone EPO was in her system from being treated at a hospi...

No Russia an Olympics blow, says Kremlin

Russia says it hopes to settle its issues with the IOC as its absence at the Pyeongchang Winter Games would be damaging to the Olympic movement. The Kremlin says it hopes Russia can mend relatio...

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