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New Mayor Kills Off Rome Bid For 2024 Olympics

Rome’s new mayor, Virginia Raggi pulled the plug on the city’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics, saying staging the summer games would bury the Italian capital under mountains of debt and Tonnes of cement. The decision represents a blow to the international olympic committee, which has already seen Boston and Hamburg abandon their 2024 bids, and is struggling to ...

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South Korea Unveils Commemorative Coins For Games

The Pyeongchang 2018 winter games’ organising committee unveiled to the public a set of commemorative coins for the next Olympic and Paralympic games. The coins feature winter sports, such as South Korea’s traditional “Gorosoi Ski” on a 30,000 won gold coin, and short track speed skating, ski jumping, and Luging on 20,000 won silver coins. The POCOG said local pre-orders ...

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UEFA Launches Logo & Branding For Euro 2020

UEFA launched the logo and branding for euro 2020. The logo was unveiled in London – the venue for the tournament’s semi-finals and final after 12 other cities across the continent host earlier matches. Under the format being used for the tournament’s 60th anniversary, those cities will stage four games each with the semi-finals and final at wembley in the ...

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Andy Murray Not Yet Sold On Idea Of Neutral Venues

British tennis star Andy Murray said that he was not convinced fixing the location of the Davis cup final and scrapping the home and away format would be in the best interests of the tournament. At a news conference in Glasgow Andy Murray said that with the neutral venue he is not sold on that yet. He love the home ...

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Pakistan To Face West Indies In First T-20 Today

Pakistan will face world champion’s West Indies in first T-20 of three match series in Dubai On Friday. The second T-20 will be played on Saturday in Dubai cricket stadium while the third t-20 will be played on Tuesday in Abu Dhabi. Two teams will also play three one day internationals and three tests during the tour. National team will ...

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Toure Announces Retirement From Int’l Soccer

Ivory Coast international and Manchester city midfielder Yaya Toure announced his retirement from international football. Toure captained Ivory coast to Africa cup of nations glory in 2015, and made 102 appearances in 14 years for les elephants. Toure said in a statement that after 14 years playing for les elephants he decide to end his adventure playing for the ivory ...

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Pakistan Preparations Underway In UAE

National team will face emirates cricket board eleven today in warm up match. Pakistan cricket team holds practice session in ICC Global Academy. West Indies leg spinner Samuel Badree has described Pakistan as a “very, very dangerous team” which can “demolish any opposition. West Indies will face Pakistan in three T20is from Friday in the UAE and Badree insisted his ...

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ICC Presents Test Mace To Misbah-Ul-Haq

Pakistan Test cricket team captain Misbah-ul-Haq received the ICC Test championship Mace from ICC Chief Executive David Richardson at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. Pakistan achieved number-one test ranking for the first time since the current rankings system was introduced in 2003 after it played a two-all draw against England. Pakistan’s cause was also helped by Sri Lanka, which defeated ...

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Paralympic Ban On Russia

President Vladimir Putin said a decision to ban Russia’s Paralympic team from competing in Rio had been “hypocritical and cowardly. Speaking to Russian Paralympians during a special ceremony in the Kremlin that celebrated their achievements at the alternative Paralympics staged by Russia, Putin said the international Paralympic committee had singled out Russia for harsh treatment. Russia’s track-and-field team was excluded ...

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Pakistan U-18 Clinch Hockey Series In Lahore

Pakistan thrashed Oman 8-3 in the fourth match of under-18 hockey series in Lahore and clinched four match series 3-nil. PTV Sports telecasted the whole series live. In the fourth and last match of the series played at national hockey stadium Lahore, Pakistan outplayed Oman by 8-3. Pakistan was leading by 3-nil after the first half. In the second half ...

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