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3 cities submit 2020 Olympic bid plans to IOC

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Masato Mizuno, chief executive officer for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic bid, poses for photographers in front of the IOC headquarters before submitting candidature bid for 2020 Tokyo Olympic summer games at the International Olympic Committee headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, Monday, Jan. 7, 2013.  AP PHOTO/KEYSTONE, JEAN-CHRISTOPHE BOTT

LONDON—Exactly eight months before the vote, the race for the 2020 Summer Games moved into a crucial phase Monday when the three candidate cities submitted their bid plans to the International Olympic Committee.   Leaders from Istanbul, Madrid and Tokyo handed over their documents at IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, setting the stage for the [...]

Posted: January 7th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

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