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  1. Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) president John Coates reaffirmed Tuesday that a Brisbane-based bid to host the 2032 Olympic Games would remain cost-neutral and without major risks. Coates, who is also Vice President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), was forced to defend the bid’s budget on the heels of a scathing report from Oxford University’s […] The post Coates Defends Brisbane’s 2032 Olympic Bid Budget Amid Scathing Independent Report appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  2. The Doha 2030 Asian Games Bid Committee launched new branding Tuesday, including a new logo and slogan. Qatar Olympic Committee President and Doha 2030 chair HE Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Bin Khalifa appeared in a video with athletes revealing “Your Gateway” as the slogan, and a logo designed to show Qatar’s blend of tradition and […] The post Doha 2030 Asian Games Bid Releases ‘Your Gateway’ Logo And Slogan appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  3. The Doha 2030 Asian Games Bid Committee launched new branding Tuesday, including a new logo and slogan. Qatar Olympic Committee President and Doha 2030 chair HE Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Bin Khalifa appeared in a video with athletes revealing “Your Gateway” as the slogan, and a logo designed to show Qatar’s blend of tradition and […] The post Doha 2030 Asian Games Bid Releases ‘Your Gateway’ Logo And Slogan appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  4. The Los Angeles 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games got a new look Tuesday. Or you could say it took on several new looks, thanks to a new dynamic digital logo that represents the first-ever animated Olympic emblem. Sitting atop the Olympic rings or Paralympic agitos, the square logo consists of a bold and static […] The post LA 2028 Reveals Olympics First Dynamic Games Logo With Diverse ‘A’ appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  5. The Los Angeles 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games got a new look Tuesday. Or you could say it took on several new looks, thanks to a new dynamic digital logo that represents the first-ever animated Olympic emblem. Sitting atop the Olympic rings or Paralympic agitos, the square logo consists of a bold and static […] The post LA 2028 Reveals Olympics First Dynamic Games Logo With Diverse ‘A’ appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  6. BidWeek, Reporting From Toronto, Canada – Unprecedented, again. The National Basketball Association (NBA) season came to a screeching halt Wednesday for the second time this year, and it has caused a ripple effect across sports in the United States. When the league’s regular season leading Milwaukee Bucks refused to take the court to face the Orlando […] The post BidWeek: The NBA Boycott And What We Can Learn From Olympic Actions On Racial Injustice appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  7. BidWeek, Reporting From Toronto, Canada – Unprecedented, again. The National Basketball Association (NBA) season came to a screeching halt Wednesday for the second time this year, and it has caused a ripple effect across sports in the United States. When the league’s regular season leading Milwaukee Bucks refused to take the court to face the Orlando […] The post BidWeek: The NBA Boycott And What We Can Learn From Olympic Actions On Racial Injustice appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  8. Organizers behind a Hamilton bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games have acknowledged that they will miss a Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) September deadline to commit to host the Games with no contest. Earlier this year the CGF offered the Canadian city an “exclusive opportunity” to bid for the quadrennial event in 2026 if it […] The post Hamilton 2026 Will Miss Commonwealth Games Bid Deadline Due To “Magnitude Of Work” appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  9. Organizers behind a Hamilton bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games have acknowledged that they will miss a Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) September deadline to commit to host the Games with no contest. Earlier this year the CGF offered the Canadian city an “exclusive opportunity” to bid for the quadrennial event in 2026 if it […] The post Hamilton 2026 Will Miss Commonwealth Games Bid Deadline Due To “Magnitude Of Work” appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  10. A group of athletes in South Australia have continued to push for a chance to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games despite Hamilton in Canada having the first right of refusal to host the quadrennial event. The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) made the offer to Hamilton earlier this year after Adelaide initially dropped its bid, […] The post Australia Remains In Hunt To Host 2026 Commonwealth Games Despite Hamilton’s ‘Exclusive Opportunity’ appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  11. A group of athletes in South Australia have continued to push for a chance to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games despite Hamilton in Canada having the first right of refusal to host the quadrennial event. The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) made the offer to Hamilton earlier this year after Adelaide initially dropped its bid, […] The post Australia Remains In Hunt To Host 2026 Commonwealth Games Despite Hamilton’s ‘Exclusive Opportunity’ appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  12. The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has selected China’s Wei Jizhong to Chair the nine-member Evaluation Committee tasked to vet bids to host the 2030 Asian Games. The 84-year-old OCA Executive Board member and Honorary Life President was named head of the committee by OCA President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah Wednesday in Kuwait. Wei was […] The post Wei To Chair Asian Games Evaluation Committee As Riyadh And Doha Battle To Host In 2030 appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  13. The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has selected China’s Wei Jizhong to Chair the nine-member Evaluation Committee tasked to vet bids to host the 2030 Asian Games. The 84-year-old OCA Executive Board member and Honorary Life President was named head of the committee by OCA President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah Wednesday in Kuwait. Wei was […] The post Wei To Chair Asian Games Evaluation Committee As Riyadh And Doha Battle To Host In 2030 appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  14. Hamilton City Councilors expressed dismay Monday that the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) is encouraging the city to bid for the 2026 edition of the Games instead of the originally planned 2030 centennial event in the Canadian city. Councilors had the opportunity to question CGF CEO David Grevemberg after a presentation during a General Issues Committee […] The post Hamilton City Council Pushes Back On 2026 Commonwealth Games Bid As Australia and India Said To Have Expressed Interest appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  15. Hamilton City Councilors expressed dismay Monday that the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) is encouraging the city to bid for the 2026 edition of the Games instead of the originally planned 2030 centennial event in the Canadian city. Councilors had the opportunity to question CGF CEO David Grevemberg after a presentation during a General Issues Committee […] The post Hamilton City Council Pushes Back On 2026 Commonwealth Games Bid As Australia and India Said To Have Expressed Interest appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  16. Indonesia’s National Olympic Committee has urged its government to extend its full support to a 2032 Olympic bid from Capital Jakarta. The renewed push to pursue the Games comes after Qatar last week announced it would enter the race joining other campaigns from Brisbane in Australia, India, China and Germany. A joint bid from North […] The post Indonesian Government Urged To Support Jakarta 2032 Olympic Bid As Qatar Enters Fierce Race appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  17. Indonesia’s National Olympic Committee has urged its government to extend its full support to a 2032 Olympic bid from Capital Jakarta. The renewed push to pursue the Games comes after Qatar last week announced it would enter the race joining other campaigns from Brisbane in Australia, India, China and Germany. A joint bid from North […] The post Indonesian Government Urged To Support Jakarta 2032 Olympic Bid As Qatar Enters Fierce Race appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  18. Qatar has entered the growing race to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games as early as 2032, the Gulf nation’s national Olympic Committee announced Monday after sending a letter to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) indicating it seeks to host the first Games in the Middle East. Joining nations interested in hosting in 2032 including […] The post Qatar Launches Bid To Host Olympic Games As Early As 2032 appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  19. Qatar has entered the growing race to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games as early as 2032, the Gulf nation’s national Olympic Committee announced Monday after sending a letter to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) indicating it seeks to host the first Games in the Middle East. Joining nations interested in hosting in 2032 including […] The post Qatar Launches Bid To Host Olympic Games As Early As 2032 appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  20. The average cost of bidding to host the Olympic Winter Games in 2026 dropped by 80 percent from the previous cycle, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Friday and it was further claimed “15 parties” have expressed interest in hosting various events. IOC President Thomas Bach and Commission Chairs made the claims during the organization’s […] The post Olympic Bid Budgets Have Dropped By 80 Percent And 15 Parties Are Lined Up To Host , IOC Claims appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  21. The average cost of bidding to host the Olympic Winter Games in 2026 dropped by 80 percent from the previous cycle, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Friday, and it was further claimed “15 parties” have expressed interest in hosting various events. IOC President Thomas Bach and Commission Chairs made the claims during the organization’s […] The post Olympic Bid Budgets Have Dropped By 80 Percent And 15 Parties Are Lined Up To Host , IOC Claims appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  22. Amid disruptions to international sports calendars due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided to postpone the 2022 Youth Olympic Games – already scheduled to take place in Dakar, Senegal – to 2026. The decision was made Wednesday by IOC President Thomas Bach during an Executive Board meeting after he received […] The post IOC Postpones Dakar 2022 Youth Olympic Games To 2026 Amid Pandemic appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  23. City Council in Hamilton, Canada will listen to a new presentation from the 2026 Commonwealth Games bid team in August just weeks ahead of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) deadline to secure government support for the proposed event. Councilors had been behind a bid to host the 2030 centennial edition of the Games that was […] The post Skeptical City Council To Hear New Pitch From Hamilton 2026 Commonwealth Games Bid Committee In August appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  24. The Hamilton 2026 Commonwealth Games bid committee has been given a September deadline by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) to secure necessary government support for the Games. In a letter addressed to the Canada’s bid for the Games, the CGF said that it has been working “exclusively with [Commonwealth Sport Canada (CSC)] on plans to […] The post Commonwealth Games Federation Sets September Deadline For Hamilton 2026 Games Bid appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
  25. A joint bid from Australia and New Zealand has been awarded the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup (WWC), defeating its only rival Colombia on Thursday. FIFA Council made the decision by vote held during an online teleconference due to the global coronavirus pandemic. The joint bid was an overwhelming favorite to get the nod from […] The post Australia And New Zealand Win 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup Bid appeared first on GamesBids.com. View the full article
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