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Beijing Outlasts Strong Almaty Presentation, Wins Hosting Rights For '22 GamesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 15
Beijing on Friday was named the host of the '22 Games, setting up the Chinese capital to "become the first city in history to stage both the Summer and Winter Games," according to Sam Borden of the N.Y. TIMES. Members of the IOC "voted in favor of Beijing over its lone competitor, Almaty, Kazakhstan...
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L.A. ''84 Olympic Committee President Peter Ueberroth says the $500M in new stadiums and university dormitories in Atlanta is a far greater legacy than the $100M the L.A. Games left to fund future ama
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