Global rugby family celebrates IOC Olympic Games programme decision
Global rugby family celebrates IOC Olympic Games programme decision
Olympic cauldron at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Wednesday Sept. 13 2017
17 September, 2017, 13:58
Los Angeles 2028 bid chairman Casey Wasserman described the final confirmation as "thrilling, emotional, nerve-wracking and exciting". "This historic double allocation is a 'win-win-win" situation for the city of Paris, the city of Los Angeles and the International Olympic Committee, ' said IOC president Thomas Bach.
The International Olympic Committee unanimously selected Los Angeles as the host city for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games on Wednesday.
"Even though there is heightened tension on the Korean peninsula, I'm sure that this Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games will be a great success, with a great deal of stability", Ban told the Olympic Channel in an interview.
The official website of the Paris 2024 Games has revealed some details about the venues that are slated to be used during the sporting event.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, high-fives kids from LA84 Foundation during the Celebrate 2028 Olympics Parade at the Fairplex in Pomona, CA., Saturday, September 15, 2017.
Paris, with a Games budget of 6.8 billion euros ($8.09 billion), had failed with previous attempts to land the 1992, 2008 and 2012 Olympics.
The decision, taken by the IOC membership at the IOC Session in Lima today, ratifies the earlier recommendation of the IOC Executive Board and is another compelling endorsement of rugby sevens, which made a spectacular debut at Rio 2016.
The Los Angeles planning committee estimates that the games will cost $5.3 billion. IOC President Thomas Bach said the votes for both cities were "unanimous".
"It is hard to imagine something better". "We've also noted as well as a high incidence of ADRVs (Anti-Doping Rule Violation) in worldwide level athletes, there are some countries with a very high level of national level athletes with ADRVs and we want to ensure steps are taken in those countries, and if not a there will be a reduction in their ability to participate in the Games".
Public support for hosting the 2028 Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles is overwhelming, even if it means waiting for eleven years, according to a survey conducted in July by Loyola Marymount University (LMU) in Los Angeles, California.
After the announcement, representatives from the two host cities, the IOC and President Bach signed official contracts for the Olympic Games, respectively.
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I covered him a good bit at West Point High School and saw him seem to get stronger the more carries he got as the game went on. Bryant closed the half hitting 17-of-27 passes for 238 yards and a touchdown with 12 carries for 35 yards and another score.
Sindhu got on top of the long rallies but Okuhara put up a strong resistance picking up the Sindhu's smashes easily . The Japanese star defeated Sindhu in a marathon final at World Championships just two weeks back.
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