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Polluted Beijing to be clean for 2022 Winter Games

China has vowed to clean up its act in the run up to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. Government officials promised to reduce air pollution

China has vowed to clean up its act in the run up to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. Government officials promised to reduce air pollution

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Beijing to use artificial snow in 2022 winter Olympics

The Chinese capital Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Although the snow will be man-made, the country’s president Xi Jinpin promises an

The Chinese capital Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Although the snow will be man-made, the country’s president Xi Jinpin promises an

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Beijing selected as 2022 Winter Olympics host

The International Olympic Committee selected Beijing as the host of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, lured by the guarantee of

The International Olympic Committee selected Beijing as the host of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, lured by the guarantee of

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Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympics

The host city of the 2022 winter Olympics has been announced. Beijing was awarded the games just seven years after hosting the summer Olympics in

The host city of the 2022 winter Olympics has been announced. Beijing was awarded the games just seven years after hosting the summer Olympics in

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Boston Olympic bid withdrawal top priority at IOC Session

The dropped Boston bid was top of the agenda as the International Olympic Committee began their session in Malaysia on Tuesday, where a host for the

The dropped Boston bid was top of the agenda as the International Olympic Committee began their session in Malaysia on Tuesday, where a host for the

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Beijing and Almaty await 2022 Winter Olympic decision

The International Olympic committee will decide the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday in Kuala Lumpur. The IOC members will choose

The International Olympic committee will decide the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday in Kuala Lumpur. The IOC members will choose

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IOC commissioners begin inspections

The International Olympic Committee’s Evaluation commission visited the proposed venues and sites in Beijing on Tuesday. Headed by Russian member

The International Olympic Committee’s Evaluation commission visited the proposed venues and sites in Beijing on Tuesday. Headed by Russian member

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Beijing hand over candidature files for 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing officials on Tuesday handed over their bid to stage the 2022 Winter Olympics. Dozens of boxes containing Beijing’s financial and construction

Beijing officials on Tuesday handed over their bid to stage the 2022 Winter Olympics. Dozens of boxes containing Beijing’s financial and construction

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2018 Pyeongchang chief quits

The head of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Kim Jin-Sun has resigned from his position. Jin-Sun said he believes the committee needs new

The head of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Kim Jin-Sun has resigned from his position. Jin-Sun said he believes the committee needs new

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Sochi: End of Games

After weeks of negativity about security and costs, the Winter Games came to a close in Sochi on Sunday with initial criticism giving way to stories

After weeks of negativity about security and costs, the Winter Games came to a close in Sochi on Sunday with initial criticism giving way to stories

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Sochi: Golden glow for Russia - host country tops medals table

The Sochi Winter Olympics have ended in a historic triumph for the host country. Russia has topped the board with 33 medals: 13 gold, 11 silver, 9

The Sochi Winter Olympics have ended in a historic triumph for the host country. Russia has topped the board with 33 medals: 13 gold, 11 silver, 9

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Curtain begins to close on Sochi Games

The Winter Games in Sochi are coming to an end, and on the penultimate day of the Olympics seven sets of medals were at stake. Norwegian Marit

The Winter Games in Sochi are coming to an end, and on the penultimate day of the Olympics seven sets of medals were at stake. Norwegian Marit

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Sochi 2014: Ukraine stun Russia in biathlon

Ukraine produced a stunning performance to clinch the women’s 4×6-kilometer biathlon relay on Friday, their first gold medal at the Sochi

Ukraine produced a stunning performance to clinch the women’s 4×6-kilometer biathlon relay on Friday, their first gold medal at the Sochi

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Sochi 2014: Ukrainian athletes leave Games

Our Sochi Winter Olympics roundup for Day 15 starts with a story which appears to be dividing the Ukrainian Team. Some members have reportedly

Our Sochi Winter Olympics roundup for Day 15 starts with a story which appears to be dividing the Ukrainian Team. Some members have reportedly

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Sochi Olympics: Ligety takes gold in giant slalom

Veteran Ted Ligety produced yet another flawless run to clinch the giant slalom at the Sochi Games on Wednesday, becoming the first American man to

Veteran Ted Ligety produced yet another flawless run to clinch the giant slalom at the Sochi Games on Wednesday, becoming the first American man to

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Sochi Olympics: results and action on day 10

Biathlon In the women’s biathlon, Belarus’ Daria Domracheva is fast becoming one of the standout performers of the Sochi games after Monday’s

Biathlon In the women’s biathlon, Belarus’ Daria Domracheva is fast becoming one of the standout performers of the Sochi games after Monday’s

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Medals from space on an anniversary at Sochi Winter Games

Alpine Skiing The first of Sunday’s medals in Sochi were in Alpine skiing in Super-G track. Gold went to Norway, but not round the neck of Aksel

Alpine Skiing The first of Sunday’s medals in Sochi were in Alpine skiing in Super-G track. Gold went to Norway, but not round the neck of Aksel

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Sochi day eight wrapup: Fenninger wins women's super-G for Austria

Day eight of the Winter Olympics brought more warm sunshine to the Black Sea coast where there were seven finals. In Alpine skiing, Austrian Anna

Day eight of the Winter Olympics brought more warm sunshine to the Black Sea coast where there were seven finals. In Alpine skiing, Austrian Anna

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Olympic Corner: Maze and Gisin share downhill gold

The fifth day of competition in Sochi will go down in the history books as for the first time ever at a Winter Olympics an Alpine skiing gold medal

The fifth day of competition in Sochi will go down in the history books as for the first time ever at a Winter Olympics an Alpine skiing gold medal

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Maze and Gisin share gold in first ever Olympic Alpine skiing tie

Switzerland’s Dominique Gisin and Slovenia’s Tina Maze tied for women’s downhill gold on Wednesday in a thrilling first for Olympic Alpine skiing

Switzerland’s Dominique Gisin and Slovenia’s Tina Maze tied for women’s downhill gold on Wednesday in a thrilling first for Olympic Alpine skiing

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Sochi Winter Olympics: "There is a festive atmosphere everywhere"

The Winter Olympics in Sochi are now officially open. Over the next 16 days, around 3,000 athletes will be competing for 98 medals. It is the

The Winter Olympics in Sochi are now officially open. Over the next 16 days, around 3,000 athletes will be competing for 98 medals. It is the

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Memories and hopes at Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony at Sochi

Euronews correspondent Denis Loctier who is at the Winter Olympics says the people of Sochi have been eagerly anticipating the opening ceremony. Not

Euronews correspondent Denis Loctier who is at the Winter Olympics says the people of Sochi have been eagerly anticipating the opening ceremony. Not