Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

...sports will next make presentations in Tokyo on Aug. 7-8, and organizers will make recommendations to the International Olympic Committee by Sept. 30.The IOC will make a final decision on which sport or sports will be added in August 2016...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-22/baseball-softball-consid
IOC president praises harmony of European Games

BAKU, Azerbaijan - International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach praised the inaugural European Games for promoting harmony between people Sunday, even as tensions between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-14/ioc-president-praises-ha
FIFA communications director Walter De Gregorio resigns after telling a joke concerning the embat

...president Issa Hayatou of Cameroon to step up as interim president. Hayatou was reprimanded in 2011 by the International Olympic Committee for taking cash payments in the 1990s from FIFA's then-World Cup marketing agency. He also steered through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-11/fifa-spokesman-quits
FIFA president Sepp Blatter brushes off calls for resignation

...colleagues on the FIFA executive committee from 2010 that chose Russia and Qatar as the next two World Cup hosts.International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said Blatter and FIFA can learn from the way the Olympic body cleaned itself up after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-28/fifa-president-sepp-
IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The International Olympic Committee approved new events Monday in snowboarding, Alpine skiing, speedskating and curling for the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-08/ioc-approves-new-events-
Sepp Blatter abruptly announces resignation as FIFA president

...colleagues who have repeatedly been implicated in bribery and corruption.Blatter is also a member of the International Olympic Committee."We highly respect this decision of President Blatter to step down and to initiate the necessary reforms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-02/sepp-blatter-abruptl
US delegation to visit IOC about 2024 Boston bid

...Ruggiero might also attend. She and Probst are also IOC members.The U.S. officials will meet with an International Olympic Committee group headed by Christophe Dubi, the executive director for the Olympic Games.The talks come amid continuing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-05-22/us-delegation-visit-ioc-
Overtime

...few weeks after SportAccord head Marius Vizer delivered a sharply-worded speech in Sochi criticizing the International Olympic Committee and its president, Thomas Bach.That prompted several sports to quit SportAccord, including athletics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-11/overtime
Overtime

...its silver medal from the 2012 London Olympics on Wednesday as a result of Tyson Gay's doping case.The International Olympic Committee notified the U.S. Olympic Committee by letter that the 4x100 relay team has been disqualified and all the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-13/overtime
Hamburg's Olympic bid is approved by country

...Hamburg's bid will be orientated toward the International Olympic Committee's reforms for more transparency."We...abuses would "only cause laughter" among International Olympic Committee officials responsible for evaluating Beijing's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-03-21/hambugs-olympic-bid-appr