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IOC welcomes report on Rio 2016 anti-doping programme

IOC welcomes report on Rio 2016 anti-doping programme

28 October 2016

The IOC welcomes the report of the independent observers (IO) at the Olympic Games Rio 2016 which was published on Thursday by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).

Declaration of the 5th Olympic Summit

Declaration of the 5th Olympic Summit

9 October 2016

Protecting clean athletes is an absolute priority for the entire Olympic Movement.

Tributes flow for Midget Farrally

Tributes flow for Midget Farrally

8 August 2016

In a week when surfing was accepted as an Olympic sport, Australia lost a legend of the sport, Bernard “Midget” Farrelly.

Five new sports added for Tokyo 2020

Five new sports added for Tokyo 2020

4 August 2016

IOC: The International Olympic Committee has voted to add five new sports to the Olympic programme for the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

IOC Executive Board supports Tokyo 2020 new sports

IOC Executive Board supports Tokyo 2020 new sports

2 June 2016

The IOC Executive Board has supported the proposal to add the package of five new sports to the Tokyo 2020 Games.

The IOC takes decisive action to protect the clean athletes

The IOC takes decisive action to protect the clean athletes

18 May 2016

The IOC takes decisive action to protect the clean athletes - doped athletes from Beijing, London and Sochi all targeted.

Justice finally prevails for Jared Tallent

Justice finally prevails for Jared Tallent

24 March 2016

Jared Tallent looks set to finally be awarded the 50km walk gold medal from the London Olympic Games, with CAS disqualifying the result of Russian Sergey Kirdyapkin.

CAS upholds IAAF appeals against Russian athletes

CAS upholds IAAF appeals against Russian athletes

24 March 2016

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has upheld six appeals filed by the IAAF against Russian athletes.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.