Sochi, Russia Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. IOC Leaders Stop Short of Complete Ban on Russians From RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | KAAL-TV Austin

    Olympic leaders stopped short Sunday of imposing a complete ban on Russia from the Rio de Janeiro Games, leaving individual global sports federations to decide which athletes should be cleared to compete. The decision, announced after a three-hour meeting of the International Olympic Committee's executive board, came just 12 days before the Aug. 5 opening of the games.

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  2. British sporting legends slam Olympic bosses for refusing to ban Russia from RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Mirror.co.uk

    Olympic chiefs were accused of a "cop out" after they refused to ban Russia from competing at next month's Games in Rio. Sports minister Tracey Crouch said: "The scale of the evidence in the McLaren report arguably pointed to the need for stronger sanctions rather than leaving it to the international federations at this late stage."

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  3. IOC leaders stop short of complete ban on Russians from RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WJRT

    Rejecting calls by anti-doping officials for a complete ban on Russia, Olympic leaders on Sunday gave individual sports federations the task of deciding which athletes should be cleared to compete in next month's Rio de Janeiro Games. Citing the need to protect the rights of individual athletes, the International Olympic Committee decided against taking the unprecedented step of excluding Russia's entire team over allegations of state-sponsored doping.

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  4. Canadian athletes critical of decision not to suspend Russian athletes form RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Coast Reporter

    Hayley Wickenheiser smiles during a press conference before the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia on Wednesday, February 5, 2014. Canadian hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser said the International Olympic Committee missed an opportunity to take a stand against corruption in sport by delegating the decision on banning Russian athletes from the Rio Olympics to individual sport federations.

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  5. Int'l Olympic Committee Slammed for Backing Down Over Russia Rio BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Cybercast News Service

    The International Olympic Committee's decision Sunday not to ban the entire Russian team from the games in Rio setting strict eligibility criteria in place instead is sending shockwaves around the sporting world. IOC president Thomas Bach said the decision not to impose a blanket ban but set tough checks in place for members of the almost 400-strong proposed Russian team aimed to respond to the seriousness of a massive doping scandal, while also sending "a message of encouragement to clean Russian athletes."

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  6. Men add a bronze to Canada's podium finishes at the beach Porec MajorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Madison Publishing

    ... sley, Broder/Valjas and Saxton/Schalk - with a potential of a fourth from a last-chance qualifier coming up in Sochi, Russia, for the men.

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  7. IOC decides not to ban entire Russian team from OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | NWAonline

    Olympic leaders stopped short Sunday of imposing a complete ban on Russia from the Rio de Janeiro Games, leaving individual global sports federations to decide which athletes should be cleared to compete. The decision, announced after a three-hour meeting of the International Olympic Committee's executive board, came just 12 days before the Aug. 5 opening of the games.

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  8. Russia escapes a complete Olympic banRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Guardian

    The Olympics rings are seen on a fence in front of the Russian Olympic Committee building in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 24, 2016. The IOC has decided against a complete ban on Russian athletes from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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  9. IOC will allow Russia to compete at Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WKBW

    In this Feb. 18, 2014 file photo, a Russian skating fan holds the country's national flag over the Olympic rings before the start of the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The IOC's ruling 15-member executive board will meet Sunday, July 24, 2016 via teleconference to weigh the unprecedented step of excluding Russia as a whole from the 2016 Rio Olympic Games because of systematic, state-sponsored cheating.

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  10. No blanket ban on Russians for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Reuters

    IOC President Thomas Bach says the International Olympic Committee will leave the decision up to each sports federation on whether to allow Russian athletes, on an individual basis, to participate in the Rio Olympics. Rough Cut .

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  11. IOC Will Not Impose Blanket Ban on Russia for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | News Max

    Russian Minister of Sport Vitaly Mutko after the news conference where he made a statement following the International Olympic Committee's meeting in Lausanne over the admittance of the Russian national Olympic team to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The International Olympic Committee will not impose a blanket ban on Russia for next month's Rio Olympics over the nation's doping record but will leave decisions on individual athletes' participation to the relevant sports federations.

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  12. The Latest: IOC president defends Russia decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | White Lake Beacon

    ... Bach sit at a cafe along the promenade on the Black Sea near the Olympic Park at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The IOC's ruling 15-member executive board will meet Sunday, July 24, 2016 via teleconference to weigh the unprecedented step ...

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  13. Russia escapes IOC blanket ban for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The International Olympic Committee has rejected clarion calls for Russia to be banned from next month's Rio Olympics over the nation's doping record, offering athletes a lifeline by ruling that decisions on individual competitors will be left to the international sports federations. A man walks out of the Russian Olympic Committee headquarters building in Moscow, Russia, July 20, 2016.

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  14. IOC declines to issue blanket ban of RussianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Evening Sun

    IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletes Despite calls to ban Russia from Rio, the IOC places decision on international federations Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://usat.ly/2aaEwxX In this Feb. 18, 2014 file photo, a Russian skating fan holds the country's national flag over the Olympic rings before the start of the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. In the face of calls to ban Russia from competing in the upcoming Rio Olympics, the International Olympic Committee on Sunday deferred decisions about the eligibility of the country's athletes to the international federations that govern each sport.

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  15. IOC too close to Putin to make right decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Yahoo Sports

    As part of hosting the 2014 Winter Olympics, Russia created a massive, elaborate, nationwide, institutionalized doping operation to aid its athletes in victory. It included years spent figuring out how to tamper - without detection - with bottles believed to be tamper proof, creating optimal schedules for athletes to receive performance-enhancing drugs and even constructing a shadow laboratory in Sochi next to actual Olympic doping controls.

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  16. Hampshire Olympic medallist James Foad blasts IOC decision over Russian athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Daily Echo

    The International Olympic Committee this afternoon announced it would be the responsibility of each sporting federation to check the doping records of Russian competitors under its jurisdiction. The IOC has been under huge pressure to throw Russia out of the Games after a second World Anti-Doping Agency-funded investigation found proof of a doping programme directed by the Russian state.

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  17. IOC declines to issue blanket ban of Russian athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | KARE-TV Minneapolis

    In this Feb. 18, 2014 file photo, a Russian skating fan holds the country's national flag over the Olympic rings before the start of the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. In the face of calls to ban Russia from competing in the upcoming Rio Olympics, the International Olympic Committee on Sunday deferred decisions about the eligibility of the country's athletes to the international federations that govern each sport.

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  18. Russia Not Banned by IOC from Rio 2016 Olympics: Latest Details and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | BleacherReport

    Less than two weeks before the 2016 Olympics begin, the International Olympic Committee Executive Board decided against a complete ban of the Russian delegation in Rio de Janeiro. 1. The IOC will not accept any entry of any Russian athlete in the Olympic Games Rio 2016 unless such athlete can meet the conditions set out below.

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  19. Russia Escapes Total Ban On Rio AthletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | LBC 97.3

    Russia has escaped a blanket ban on its athletes competing at the Rio Olympics following allegations of state-sponsored doping. The International Olympic Committee set out conditions for Russian competitors at the Games - including a ban on any athlete ever sanctioned for doping.

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  20. IOC won't impose blanket Rio ban on RussiaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Yahoo!

    The International Olympic Committee will not impose a blanket ban on Russia for next month's Rio Olympics over the nation's doping record, it said on Sunday. The IOC's announcement follows the World Anti-Doping Agency's call for a Rio ban in response to an independent report that found evidence of widespread state-sponsored doping by Russian athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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