IOC elects nine new members but snubs FIFA and IAAF again

A man walks past the Olympic Rings as he walks out of the 133rd International Olympic Committee (IOC) session in Buenos Aires, Argentina October 8, 2018. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – The International Olympic Committee admitted nine new members on Tuesday but snubbed both soccer’s FIFA and athletics’ IAAF again as both have struggled with widespread corruption and doping scandals. Greece, host of the first modern games, was also left out in the cold for the third year running, in the wake […]

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