LONDON (AP) — The head of the association of summer Olympic sports has urged SportAccord chief Marius Vizer to stop speaking out on behalf of the federations, saying he does not represent their views and has shown a “lack of understanding” of the Olympic movement.
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LONDON (AP) — Boston and U.S. Olympic leaders will travel to Switzerland next week to sound out the IOC about their struggling candidacy for the 2024 Summer Games amid a leadership shake-up at the top of the bid.
PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal could face top-ranked Novak Djokovic in the French Open quarterfinals, the toughest draw the nine-time champion has faced at Roland Garros.
MONACO (AP) — Formula One’s governing body has invited companies to bid to become the sole supplier of F1 tires for a three-year period starting in 2017.
VIENNA (AP) — For the first time in its 60-year history, the Eurovision Song Contest may be won by — Australia.