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    Putin's goal is to showcase Russia at 2018 World Cup
    Monday, 14 July 2014
    * Putin hopes 2018 World Cup will showcase Russia * Russia also hosted 2014 Winter Olympics * Opposition warns costs will spiral * Concerns over corruption, cronyism, failure on pitch By Timothy Heritage and Dmitriy Rogovitskiy MOSCOW, July 14 (Reuters) - A giant crane towers over the Moscow stadium where Russia will stage the 2018 World Cup final and mounds of earth, pipes and cables are piled ...
    Head of 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics resigns
    Monday, 21 July 2014
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) ? The head of the organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang resigned Monday, saying new leadership and a "stronger system" is needed to complete preparations for the games.
    India leads players' parade at Commonwealth Games opening ceremony
    Wednesday, 23 July 2014
    Glasgow, July 24 (IANS) London Olympics silver medallist Vijay Kumar proudly carried the tri-colour as India, by the virtue of being the previous hosts, led the 2014 Commonwealth Games opening ceremony parade around Celtic Park here Wednesday night. India's female athletes were dressed in green sarees and sported the team blazer, the males proudly flaunted the red turbans. India were followed by ...
    Commonwealth Games 2014: Indian shooters aim to replicate their rich medal ha...
    Tuesday, 22 July 2014
    Indian shooting team, which features Olympic and World Cup medal winners, will be looking to dominate the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth games.
    IOC to hold board meeting in Sochi next April
    Wednesday, 23 July 2014
    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) ? The IOC will hold an executive board meeting next April in Sochi, a little over a year after the Russian city hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics.
    IOC: no final decision on meeting in Sochi
    Wednesday, 23 July 2014
    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) ? The IOC says no final decision has been made on holding an executive board meeting next year in Sochi, the Russian city which hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics.
    Olympics: Almaty, Beijing, Oslo shortlisted for 2022 Games
    Monday, 07 July 2014
    Beijing, Oslo and Almaty will contest the race to win the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on Monday. The three cities, which in IOC-speak were granted formal candidate status, were the only remaining bidders in the race after the Swedish capital Stockholm, Krakow in Poland and Lviv in Ukraine pulled out. The IOC's president, Thomas Bach ...
    Olympics-PyeongChang organisers appoint interim head
    Tuesday, 22 July 2014
    The head of the South Korea Olympic Committee will step in to take over interim leadership of the 2018 PyeongChang Games following the surprise resignation of two senior officials. Kim Jung-haeng will take charge until a full-time replacement is found for Kim Jin-sun, who abruptly resigned as president of the committee on Monday in the middle of a review by the Board of Audit and Inspection (BAI ...
    2014 FIL World Lacrosse Championship marks international growth
    Wednesday, 16 July 2014
    A record 38 nations are being represented in the 2014 FI Lacrosse World Championship, having gathered in Denver to fight reigning champion the United States, which beat Canada in the 2010 final in Manchester, England. Developed by native Americans, lacrosse was contested at two summer Olympics at the turn of the 20th century before it was edged out of the Games by sports with stronger global ...
    Pyeongchang's 2018 Olympic committee faced audit
    Tuesday, 22 July 2014
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) ? The organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang has been under investigation over its preparations for the games, South Korean officials said.