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#Jacques Rogge

# jacques-rogge - Monday 26 November, 2012

IOC chief backs plan for four-year doping bans

The World Anti-Doping Agency is planning to raise the penalty by two years.

# jacques-rogge - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Who's the legend now? Rogge rolls back on Bolt row

IOC President Jacques Rogge described London 2012 as “an athletes’ Games” as the Olympics comes to a close.

# jacques-rogge - Friday 27 July, 2012

Anti-doping measures are working - Rogge

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) president says the number of bans is proof that progress is being made.

# jacques-rogge - Thursday 26 July, 2012

London 2012: Hickey signs up to IOC top table

Dubliner Pat Hickey was elected today to the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

# jacques-rogge - Monday 23 July, 2012

London 2012: Rogge stages minute's silence for 1972 victims

“They came to Munich in a spirit of peace and solidarity. The debt we owe them is to maintain this spirit in life and to remember them.”

# jacques-rogge - Sunday 22 July, 2012

IOC against minute's silence for Munich victims

The organisation’s president has dismissed calls for a minute’s silence to commemorate the event.

# jacques-rogge - Friday 25 May, 2012

London 2012: Still no decision on eligibility for Saudi women

The IOC hopes that Saudi Arabia will enter their first female competitor at this summer’s Olympics, but discussions are ongoing.

# jacques-rogge - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Planning for Olympics 2012 a 'blueprint' for future hosts

Hwever, British Prime Minister David Cameron warned that “the drive to embed and secure the benefits of London 2012 is still to come”.

# jacques-rogge - Sunday 11 March, 2012

Skicross racer Zoricic dies after tragic accident RIP

Skicross racer Zoricic dies after tragic accident

The Canadian athlete suffered fatal injuries after crashing into the nets on the side of the course.

# jacques-rogge - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Olympic officials set to withold Gaddafi tickets 'until situation becomes clearer'

Following an intervention from David Cameron, it has been confiirmed that Gaddafi or his affiliates will not be issued tickets.

# jacques-rogge - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Rogge: 'No problem' with Contador racing in Tour

Three-time champion Contador will start the 2-24 July event because the World Anti-Doping Agency and International Cycling Union agreed to his lawyers request to delay the hearing at sports’ highest court.