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IOC's Dick Pound ‘puzzled' by reaction to Peng Shuai video call

IOC's Dick Pound ‘puzzled' by reaction to Peng Shuai video call

6 days ago   |  

Dick Pound, the vice-president of the International Olympic Committee , says he is "puzzled" by the reaction to the recent video call with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai amid...
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Paris Plans Electric Flying Taxi Routes in Time for Olympics

6 days ago   |  

France will begin testing electric air taxis in coming months at a hub outside Paris with the goal of having two dedicated flight paths to ferry passengers in time for the 2024...
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US waging campaign to disrupt Beijing Olympics - Russian Foreign Ministry official

US waging campaign to disrupt Beijing Olympics - Russian Foreign Ministry official

7 days ago   |  

America is attempting to undermine the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing through “political and information” campaigns, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry's...
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Australia considering Beijing Olympics diplomatic boycott - reports

Australia considering Beijing Olympics diplomatic boycott - reports

7 days ago   |  

Australia is considering a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in China, according to reports. The news comes after US President Joe Biden said he was contemplating...
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Peng Shuai and the CCP's Clumsy Propaganda Effort

Peng Shuai and the CCP's Clumsy Propaganda Effort

7 days ago   |  

The cover-up adds to pressure for a U.S. boycott of the Olympics.
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Anderson Township skier grew up at Perfect North. Now, he's vying for Beijing Olympics

Anderson Township skier grew up at Perfect North. Now, he's vying for Beijing Olympics

7 days ago   |  

Anderson Township's Quinn Dehlinger loves getting big air, and he has from a young age. Now 19, Dehlinger said he started doing jumps and rails when he was just 10.
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Russian Olympic boss clarifies vaccine rules for youngsters at Beijing Games

Russian Olympic boss clarifies vaccine rules for youngsters at Beijing Games

8 days ago   |  

Stars aged under 18 appearing at the Beijing Winter Olympics will not be required to follow stringent quarantine rules if they are unvaccinated, the head of the Russian Olympic...
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Why the IOC Stepped in on China's Behalf in the Peng Shuai Controversy

9 days ago   |     |   3 articles

When Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai seemingly disappeared from public view after posting allegations that a top Chinese official sexually assaulted her, the Women's Tennis...
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Ex-world champ offers solution to ‘unfair' new IOC transgender athlete policy

Ex-world champ offers solution to ‘unfair' new IOC transgender athlete policy

9 days ago   |  

Olympic bosses risk a "disaster" that could "kill" female sports if athletes with high testosterone are allowed to compete against rivals born as women, a world champion has...
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Olympic Committee Accused of Supporting China 'Propaganda' After Video Call With Peng Shuai

9 days ago   |     |   3 articles

According to the IOC's statement, Peng Shuai said in the 30-minute video call that she is doing well, appreciated the concern but asked for her privacy.
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