Olympic Notes: Berlin Mayor Says City Will Bid For Olympic Games
Berlin Mayor Klaus Wowereit said that Berlin "will definitely look at bidding for another Olympic Games." Wowereit: "We will submit a bid, but we have to make sure there is acceptance. ... It costs a lot of money and of course we need an acceptance among the population. Everything has to fit together" (DPA, 6/13). ... India "is unlikely to step into the fray for hosting the 2019 Asian Games." With a little over two weeks left for the submission of bids, the Indian Olympic Association and the sports ministry have not taken any steps "to push for India's case" (TIMES OF INDIA, 6/13).