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American lawyer Michael Garcia resigns as FIFA prosecutor in World Cup bid process

...to play host to the 2018 World Cup and Qatar was awarded the 2022 tournament.After...either," said Casey, who has criticized Qatar's labor policies and treatment of migrant...word about the evidence against Russia, Qatar and the seven other bid candidates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-17/american-lawyer-mich
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

...is deciding between Hamburg and Berlin. France is likely to approve a Paris bid. Other potential contenders include Doha, Qatar; Istanbul, Turkey; Baku, Azerbaijan; Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Budapest, Hungary; and a city or region in South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac
Rome considers bid for 2024 Olympic Games

...Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington are vying to be the U.S. candidate.Other possible contenders include Doha, Qatar; Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Baku, Azerbaijan; Istanbul, Turkey; Budapest, Hungary; and a city or province in South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-15/rome-considering-bid-202
Qatar forfeits women's basketball game in protest over hijab ruling

INCHEON, South Korea - Qatar basketballers forfeited a women's game...still waiting for clarifications."Qatar is scheduled to play Nepal today, leaving...shooting, track and field and football.A Qatar sports official and activist, identified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-24/qatari-forfeits-womens-basketball
Double points in finale dropped by Formula 1

DOHA, Qatar - Formula One is scrapping its rule to award double points to the winner of the final race of the season and has reviewed its safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-03/double-points-finale-dropped-form
Overtime

...finish.Champagne says "I only hope that the truth will come" about the FIFA executive committee's choices of Russia and Qatar in December 2010."I think we can take the time and a few more months to finish the investigations" being conducted by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-10/overtime
USOC will decide next week if it will bid on 20024 Games

...announce a Rome bid on Monday. France is likely to approve a Paris bid next month.Other potential contenders include Doha, Qatar; Istanbul, Turkey; Baku, Azerbaijan; Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Budapest, Hungary; and a city or region in South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-09/usoc-will-decide-next-we
FIFA will review corruption probe

...corruption investigation, putting the status of hosts Russia and Qatar back in question.The head of FIFA's auditing committee will...judge Joachim Eckert ruled that the case against Russia and Qatar was closed.Within hours of the German judge's decision being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-20/fifa-will-review-corruption-probe
FIFA VP Issa Hayatou denies allegations of corruption in Qatar's World Cup bid

...treatment and other favors for backing Qatar as host of the 2022 World Cup in a vote...trips and other gifts and favors to support Qatar's ultimately successful World Cup bid...won right to host the 2018 World Cup and Qatar the 2022 tournament.Among the denials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-02/fifa-vp-issa-hayatou
Rafa Cabrera-Bello leads Qatar Masters by two shots

DOHA, Qatar - Rafa Cabrera-Bello birdied four of his...two-shot lead after the second round of the Qatar Masters.The Spaniard had three straight...around and also plenty of rocks like here in Qatar. There is always a bit of a breeze, like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-01-23/rafa-cabrera-bello-leads-qat