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Thomas Bach Opens Door For IOC Selecting Both '24, '28 Games Host Sites Next Year

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 09 / 16

IOC President Thomas Bach on Thursday "opened the door -- ever so slightly -- for the IOC selecting" both the '24 and '28 host cities next year, according to Scott Reid of the ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER. The IOC is "currently only scheduled to select" the '24 host next year. Bach was asked about the IOC...

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