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We are in the G8 of sport: Italian Olympic panel chief

August 14th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 14 (IANS) Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) president Gianni Petrucci has said "the Italian team has excelled in the London Olympics" and that the country has earned one more ... Read more...

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Doping victim pursues Olympic gold for vindication

July 20th, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Norcia (Italy), July 20 (IANS) Andrea Baldini, the former world top-ranked men's foil fencer, will go to London in pursuit of the gold that he believed could have been his ... Read more...

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Rome is Italy’s candidate for 2020 Olympic bid

May 20th, 2010 - 7:36 am ICT by IANS
Rome, May 20 (IANS) Rome has beat Venice to became Italy's official candidate for the 2020 summer Olympic Games. The decision was taken by the Italian Olympic Committee, following a voting procedure that ... Read more...

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Samaranch jnr criticises judge of Operacion Puerto

May 15th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Sebastian Fest Madrid, May 15 (DPA) Sheer stupidity: that is how Juan Antonio Samaranch jr. describes how the Spanish Judiciary is dealing with the Operacion Puerto doping case, which could become a ... Read more...

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