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Rome Olympic Chief Malago Lashes Out At Mayor For Dropping Bid To Host Games

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 09 / 23 / 16

The Italian Olympic chief has "reacted angrily" to the Rome mayor's decision to reject the city's bid to host the 2024 Games, and has "vowed to fight on," according to the BBC. Calling the decision "demagogic and populist," Giovanni Malago insisted the project was financially viable. Mayor Virginia ...

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