IOC finances near $1bn

2013-09-08 17:12

Outgoing International Olympic Committee chief Jacques Rogge has announced financial reserves edging close to a billion dollars.

Wrestling voted onto shortlist

2013-05-29 21:02

The Executive Board of the IOC has included wrestling in a shortlist of three to be voted on by the wider membership.

Armstrong disgrace sad: Rogge

2013-01-24 18:19

Lance Armstrong's doping scandal was disappointing and sad, International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge says.

WADA: We can't win dope fight

2012-11-12 21:02

The World Anti-Doping Agency's boss believes the Lance Armstrong case is part of a wider doping battle that will never be won.

Bolt not a legend yet: Rogge

2012-08-10 09:23

History-making Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt is an icon but not a legend yet, IOC president Jacques Rogge says.

Rogge - minute silence for Munich victims

2012-07-23 17:52

Olympics chief Jacques Rogge has held a minute's silence to mark the 40th anniversary of deadly attacks on Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Games.

F1 ruled out for Olympics

2012-07-08 14:58

IOC president Jacques Rogge has ruled out F1 as an Olympic sport saying that the games are about athletes, not engines.

Cricket in with Olympic shot

2011-11-02 16:45

IOC President Jacques Rogge says the recent fixing scandal should not stop cricket from becoming an Olympic sport.

IOC President praises Blatter

2011-11-01 17:51

IOC President Jacques Rogge has praised Sepp Blatter for delivering on promises of re-opening a case of possible unruly behaviour.


Rogge defends Brazil spending

2013-07-10 20:34

IOC president Jacques Rogge has defended the massive public spending on the World Cup and Olympics in Brazil.

Wrestling fights for Games spot

2013-03-07 21:51

The head of wrestling's world body has met with IOC President Jacques Rogge, promising to fight to retain the sport's Olympic status.

IOC chief Rogge hails Mandela

2013-01-24 16:47

IOC president Jacques Rogge says former president Nelson Mandela is the most impressive personality he met in his 12-year tenure.

IOC's Rogge back at work

2012-10-08 16:23

IOC president Jacques Rogge has returned to work a month after undergoing hip replacement surgery.

IOC to clamp down on doping

2012-07-24 14:09

Olympic chief Jacques Rogge vowed no let up in the war on doping as the IOC began its three-day session ahead of the London Games.

IOC backs Games food, drinks

2012-07-10 11:00

The International Olympic Committee has issued public backing of its Games sponsors Coca-Cola and McDonald's.

Rogge backs Beckham snub

2012-07-05 10:06

IOC president Jacques Rogge supported the decision to omit David Beckham from the British football squad at the Olympics.

Blatter thanks Rogge

2011-11-02 13:42

The president of football's governing body FIFA Joseph Blatter on Wednesday thanked IOC president Jacques Rogge for his support.

Rogge coy on future US Games

2011-10-12 09:33

IOC president, Jacques Rogge wins gold medal in diplomacy when asked about next Olympics in the United States.

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