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IOC says it had 2nd video call with tennis player Peng Shuai
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COP26: Fifa signs up to new UN climate targets for sport despite proposing biennial World CupWorld football governing body Fifa joins the IOC and other sporting organisations in signing up at COP26 for new climate change targets for sport, despite current proposals for a biennial World Cup.
World Cup every two years threatens other sports and gender equality, says IOCThe International Olympic Committee believes Fifa's plans to hold a men's World Cup every two years pose a threat to other sports and gender equality.
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Tokyo 2020: IOC relaxes protest rules for OlympicsRules around athletes protesting at Tokyo 2020 have been relaxed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
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Olympic protest ban: 'My community made me, not my country, not the flag, not the IOC'With less than 50 days to go until the Olympics, athletes tell BBC Sport that the International Olympic Committee's ban on protests is "deplorable", "hypocritical" and "infuriating".
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Tokyo 2020: IOC 'must guarantee world-class Covid-19 protections', says World Players AssociationThe International Olympic Committee "must urgently guarantee world-class Covid-19 protections" if this year's Games are to be held safely, the World Players Association says.
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Tokyo 2020: Games chief's remarks about women 'absolutely inappropriate', says IOCComments made about women by Tokyo Olympics boss Yoshiro Mori were "absolutely inappropriate", the International Olympic Committee (IOC) says.
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