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Paris 2024: Charities denounce 'social cleansing'

Paris 2024: Charities denounce 'social cleansing'

The group 'The Other Side of the Coin' has produced a report showing that France is following the same practice as previous games. The most disadvantaged people are being excluded. There has been a more rapid than usual eviction of vulnerable people and police action.



Indian Boxing Federation agrees with IOC and joins World Boxing

Indian Boxing Federation agrees with IOC and joins World Boxing

Indian boxing has announced its support for the new organisation but the IBA has yet to receive an official resignation and considers the failure to provide an explanation an "act of cowardice". The reason for this sudden and unexpected change could be the IOC's threat to ban boxers from LA2028.







Paris 2024: French Foreign Legion to support security

Paris 2024: French Foreign Legion to support security

The elite military unit will change its focus and take charge of policing the French capital. They will work alongside the police and the rest of the army to ensure the security of the Olympic Games as part of a more than 20,000-strong force for the protection of Paris.




The Qatar Olympic Committee is now 45 years of age

The Qatar Olympic Committee is now 45 years of age

A ceremony at the Fairmont Hotel, attended by QOC President H.E. Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, celebrated nearly five decades of progress and achievement. Special recognition was given to Mohamed Suleiman, Qatar's first Olympic medallist, who won bronze in the 1,500 metres at Barcelona '92.



BMX European Championships kick off today in Verona

BMX European Championships kick off today in Verona

Three days of competition start today. 2,130 riders from 25 countries are competing. Titles in the Elite, Under-23 and Junior categories will be contested from today, Friday, until next Sunday. Reigning champion Zoe Claessens is one of the favourites. Cedric Butti and local athlete Giacomo Fantoni are also among the favourites in the men's category.


Will Tyson Fury-Usyk rematch take place?

Will Tyson Fury-Usyk rematch take place?

The British boxer will activate the clause in the contract signed for their first fight, which  stipulates that it will take place in October. He is ready and eager, says the promoter of the 'Gypsy King'. Usyk, for his part, is ready. Everything seems to be in motion, but nobody dares to confirm it.