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Dedication the key to world record lift, says Moradi

Added: 24.09.2017 2:37 | 1 views | 0 comments

Olympic champion Sohrab Moradi is reaping the benefits of a life completely devoted to weightlifting, the 28-year-old said after breaking the men's 94kg world record at the fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.


2020 Olympics: Climbing faces challenge for acceptance

Added: 23.09.2017 11:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

Why has the introduction of climbing to the 2020 Olympics divided the sport?

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French Olympic Committee chief 'cannot imagine' 2018 boycott

Added: 23.09.2017 6:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

French Olympic Committee President Denis Masseglia "cannot imagine" a situation that will lead to the country boycotting next year's Winter Olympics in South Korea amid growing concerns over tensions in North Korea.


France's 2018 Olympics in Question Amid Security Concerns

Added: 22.09.2017 20:22 | 1 views | 0 comments

France may skip the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea in February due to security concerns amid rising tensions with North Korea.

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Olympics: IOC confident over Korea Games as French committee plays down concerns

Added: 22.09.2017 13:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

France's Olympic Committee on Friday played down security concerns over next year's winter Games in South Korea, as organizers said athletes' wellbeing was their priority and expressed confidence the event would go ahead.


IOC calms concern about 2018 Olympics amid North Korea tension

Added: 22.09.2017 12:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

The IOC says "in none of the discussions, has anybody expressed any doubt about the Olympic Winter Games 2018."


France threatens to withdraw from Winter Olympics over South Korea safety concerns

Added: 22.09.2017 9:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

France's sports prime minister says the country will not compete in the 2018 Games in South Korea if safety can't be guaranteed.


Olympics: IOC says no doubts about Korea Games amid French unease

Added: 22.09.2017 9:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Olympics organizers sought on Friday to ease French concerns about next year's winter Games in South Korea, saying the safety of athletes was their priority and nations in the region had no doubts that the event would go ahead.


Sion Olympic bid official Constantin steps aside

Added: 22.09.2017 8:26 | 1 views | 0 comments

A senior official with Sion's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics has stepped down while being investigated by the Swiss soccer league over a physical confrontation with a television analyst


Light heavyweight champ Ward announces retirement

Added: 22.09.2017 8:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

Unified light heavyweight world titleholder and former Olympic champion Andre Ward announced his retirement from boxing on Thursday.

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