There are only two bidders for the 2024 Olympics so the IOC is set to announce that the loser will be handed the 2028 Games. The IOC worries it will have no fresh bidders for 2028 because of soaring costs.
Seven cities from three continents have put themselves forward to host the 2026 Winter Olympics. First-time bidders Turkey are among the nations to have expressed an interest in following Beijing 2022.
North Korea wants to send teams to the next two Olympic Games in Japan and China, says IOC chief Thomas Bach. This comes after the North's participation in the Pyeongchang Games helped ease tensions with the South.
Authorities confirmed rumors that have been circulating for weeks: LA will take the 2028 games and Paris the 2024. The deal means Paris will likely host the games on the 100th anniversary of its 1924 games.
The head of the International Olympic Committee has called for changes in the way it approaches the fight against doping. The doping issue dominated the first of a two-day meeting in South Korea.
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