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Is Boxing's Tokyo 2020 Olympic Future on the Ropes?
March 26, 2019
Is Boxing's Tokyo 2020 Olympic Future on the Ropes?
Last week, AIBA President Gafur Rakhimov offered to step aside. This week, an IOC inquiry into the AIBA should get an update.
Is Boxing's Tokyo 2020 Olympic Future on the Ropes?
Japan’s Olympic Committee Chief Retires Amid Corruption Probe
March 25, 2019
Japan’s Olympic Committee Chief Retires Amid Corruption Probe
The scandal-hit JOC chief will step down - despite denying any wrongdoing - after growing pressure to resign.
Japan’s Olympic Committee Chief Retires Amid Corruption Probe
Russia (Not Completely) Banned from Rio
June 22, 2016
Russia (Not Completely) Banned from Rio
Russians may run to glory at the Rio Games, just not under their country’s flag.
Russia (Not Completely) Banned from Rio
Sports Doping Scandal Hits Kazakhstan
June 17, 2016
Sports Doping Scandal Hits Kazakhstan
Four gold-medal winning Kazakh weightlifters have been suspended after tests indicated steroid use at the 2012 Olympics.
Sports Doping Scandal Hits Kazakhstan
How Does Kazakhstan Plan to Pay for the Olympics?
July 30, 2015
How Does Kazakhstan Plan to Pay for the Olympics?
Astana says there's plenty of (oil) money in the bank.
How Does Kazakhstan Plan to Pay for the Olympics?
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
June 10, 2015
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
Will Almaty be “Keeping it Real” in 2022 or will Beijing prove to be a “Joyful Rendezvous upon Pure Ice and Snow”?
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
Kazakhstan Shuts Down Gay Propaganda Law
May 27, 2015
Kazakhstan Shuts Down Gay Propaganda Law
The country's quest to host the 2022 Winter Olympics likely influenced the decision.
Kazakhstan Shuts Down Gay Propaganda Law
Could the IOC Reverse Kazakhstan’s Anti-Gay Direction?
May 23, 2015
Could the IOC Reverse Kazakhstan’s Anti-Gay Direction?
A letter to the International Olympic Committee may be the last best chance to reverse a crackdown on LGBT rights.
Could the IOC Reverse Kazakhstan’s Anti-Gay Direction?
Iran, U.S. to Fight IOC’s Wrestling Cut
February 18, 2013
Iran, U.S. to Fight IOC’s Wrestling Cut
Iran and the U.S. are setting politics aside to save wrestling’s place at the 2020 Olympics.
Iran, U.S. to Fight IOC’s Wrestling Cut
Olympic Committee Suspends India
December 07, 2012
Olympic Committee Suspends India
A ban by the IOC is a blow to India ‘s hopes of increasing its presence on the global sporting stage.
Olympic Committee Suspends India
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