Olympics boss keen on Africa

2013-11-17 10:00

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Newly-elected International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach would like to see Africa staging its maiden Olympic Games during his presidency.

“I think a bid from South Africa or Africa in general would enjoy great sympathy among the IOC members and among the world of sport at large,” Bach told City Press at his welcome gala dinner hosted by the SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) on Thursday.

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