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C. 04-13 Barcelona crashes out of Champions League with Atletico defeat Madrid
D. 04-12 Champions League: Ronaldo hat-trick fires Real Madrid into semis Bernabeu, Madrid
E. 04-06 Champions League: Wolfsburg stuns Real Madrid Wolfsburg, West Germany
F. 04-04 Italy coach confirmed as new Chelsea manager Chelsea, London
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Germany wins World Cup over Argentina
Brazil humiliated by rampant Germany
Germany through to semi-finals over France
Spain knocked out of World Cup by Chile
Germany wins World Cup over Argentina
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Skydiver breaks sound barrier
Olympic flag handed over to Rio
Bolt makes history with 200m gold
Phelps beats Lochte to 20th medal
Olympic badminton players disqualified
Huge ceremony launches 2012 Games
Spain defeated Italy 4-0 in the Euro 2012 f...
Spain defeated Italy 4-0 in the Euro 2012 f...
Balotelli double sends Italy through to Euro ...
Chelsea seize Champions League win over Bayern
Messi best world footballer 3rd time in a row
Spain defeated Italy 4-0 in the Euro 2012 f...
Balotelli double sends Italy through to Euro ...
Olympic flag handed over to Rio
Bolt makes history with 200m gold
Phelps beats Lochte to 20th medal
Huge ceremony launches 2012 Games
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Indy 500 Champ Dies
Barcelona wins Champions League over MU
Barcelona wins Champions League over MU
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Netherlands beat Uruguay to reach final
Spain win World Cup in extra time
Spain reached the World Cup final
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Spain win World Cup in extra time
Spain reached the World Cup final
Netherlands beat Uruguay to reach final
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Barcelona claim Champions League glory
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Torres strike gives Spain final victory
Torres strike gives Spain final victory
Olympic torch extinguished
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Fans rampage after killing
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Italy wins World Cup over France
Late double puts Italy into final
Vintage France beat holders Brazil
Italy wins World Cup over France
Late double puts Italy into final
Vintage France beat holders Brazil
Torino Olympics open in spectacular style
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Messi scores 500th goal: Barcelona star nets milestone Hamilton battles back as Rosberg win Chinese Grand Prix. Shanghai Danny Willett claims first major after Jordan Spieth's meltdown. US Georgia   Gianni Infantino crowned new FIFA president Map of Zurich Switzerland


April 2016 ... more > Top ^
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Apr. 13  Barcelona crashes out of Champions League with Atletico defeat
Apr. 12  Champions League: Ronaldo hat-trick fires Real Madrid into semis
Apr. 10
Apr. 6  Champions League: Wolfsburg stuns Real Madrid
Apr. 4  Italy coach confirmed as new Chelsea manager
Apr. 2  Cristiano Ronaldo strike earns Zinedine Zidane derby win


March 2016 ... more > Top ^
Mar. 24  Johan Cruyff: Barcelona and Holland legend dies aged 68
Mar.20  Nico Rosberg takes incident-packed F1 opener
Mar.16  Peter Fill wins downhill shootout in St. Moritz
 Champions League: Bayern knock out Juve in thriller
Mar.15  Champions League: Man City makes history
Mar.13  4-up for Ibrahimovic as 9-goal rout seals Ligue 1 title for PSG
Mar.8  Champions League: Real Madrid cruise past Roma to quarterfinal
Mar.5  Video technology trials 'no later' than 2017-18 - IFAB
Mar.1  French prosecutors to investigate 2016 and 2020 bids


February 2016 ... more > Top ^
Feb.26
   Switzerland: World football's governing body elected the Swiss-Italian lawyer after he defeated Bahrain's Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa in the 2nd round


January 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jan.30 Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win title
. Melbourne Jan.29  Andy Murray overcomes Milos Raonic to reach final Jan.11 Ballon d'Or: Messi ends Ronaldo's winning streak. Barcelona

year 2015 Top ^



December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.17  Jose Mourinho: 'Special One' sacked by Chelsea

November 2015 ... more > Top ^
Nov.29  Andy Murray wins the Davis Cup for Great Britain Nov.28  Fury beats Klitschko to win world title

October 2015 ... more > Top ^
Oct.31  Rugby World Cup: All Blacks overcome Wallabies Oct.25  Lewis Hamilton wins his third F1 World Championship

August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.15  IAAF accused of suppressing athletes' doping study

July 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jul.12  Djokovic wins Wimbledon final over Roger Federer

June 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jun.7  Wawrinka stuns Novak Djokovic to win French Open Jun.6   Barcelona crowned European champions for fifth time   Berlin: Barcelona claimed their third title in six years as the brilliance of their attacking trident proved too much for the brave challenge of Juventus,...

March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.9 French Olympic medalists filming reality show among 10 dead    Argentina: Two Olympic athletes who competed and won medals for France were among ten people killed Monday when two helicopters crashed in a remote are...

January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.12  Cristiano Ronaldo wins 2014 Ballon d'Or

year 2014 Top ^

Jul.20  British Open: Rory McIlroy triumphs at Hoylake Jul.13     Germany wins World Cup over Argentina
Map of Maracana Brazil
  Rio de Janeiro: Germany won the match 1-0 after extra time, with a goal from Mario Götze. The result marked Germany's fourth World Cup title and their first since reunification
 Germany's victory meant that three consecutive World Cups have been won by teams from the same continent, following Italy and Spain in 2006 and 2010 respectively, the first time this has happened in World Cup history. Italian Nicola Rizzoli was named as the referee of the final. Among these invited leaders was Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia, the next World Cup hosts, and Jacob Zuma, the President of South Africa, the previous host. Rousseff delivered the trophy to the champion in the awards ceremony. German President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel were present for the final
Jul.12  Netherlands defeats Brazil in third place playoff Jul.8   Brazil humiliated by rampant Germany Map of Belo Horizonte Brazil
  Brazil suffer one of the most humiliating World Cup defeats as Germany score five first-half goals in reaching the final, 1-7.    Germany were 5-0 up inside 29 remarkable minutes ...
Jul.6  Djokovic claims Wimbledon title over Federer Jul.5  Netherlands go through on penalties over Costa Rica Jul.4 Germany through to semi-finals over France. Rio de Janeiro

June 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jun.30  Germany survive scare against Algeria to reach quarterfinals Jun.29  Netherlands win over Mexico Jun.26  Uruguay striker Luis Suarez banned for four months Jun.18 Spain knocked out of World Cup by Chile
. Rio de Janeiro Jun.16  Michael Schumacher 'out of coma' Jun.13  Netherlands put five past champions Spain Jun.8 Rafael Nadal clinches record ninth French Open title. Paris

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May.24 Real Madrid win Champions League
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Apr.29  Real Madrid crushes Bayern Munich to make final

January 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jan.13  Ronaldo beats Messi to Ballon d'Or

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.29   Schumacher injured in skiing accident in France
Map of Meribel France
  Southern France: Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher has suffered a head injury while skiing in Meribel, France
Sep.10 Bach new IOC president. Argentina Jul.7 Murray wins historic Wimbledon title. London Jun.9 Nadal beats Ferrer to win eighth French Open title. Paris May.25   Bayern wins Champions League. 2-1, over Dortmund   London: Arjen Robben scored in the 89th minute to give Bayern Munich a 2-1 win over German rival Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League final Jan.7  Messi crowned world's best for record fourth time

year 2012 Top ^

Oct.14   Skydiver breaks sound barrier   New Mexico: Austrian Felix Baumgartner has become the first to go faster than the speed of sound, reaching a maximum velocity of 833.9mph (1,342km/h) Sep.10  Murray wins historic first major Aug.12     Olympic flag handed over to Rio   London: The ceremonial handover of the Olympic Games flag from London to Rio has been completed, as part of a spectacular closing ceremony Aug.9 Bolt makes history with 200m gold
. London Aug.2   Phelps beats Lochte to 20th medal  London: Michael Phelps won his first individual gold at London 2012 - and his 20th Olympic medal - by beating Ryan Lochte in the men's 200m individual medley Aug.1 Olympic badminton players disqualified. London Jul.27     Huge ceremony launches 2012 Games Map of Stratford United Kingdom
  London: The Queen has declared the London Olympics open following a spectacular ceremony, featuring Beckham, Wiggins and James Bond.    The three-hour spectacle, a quirky take on UK life, is set to be viewed by a TV audience of one billion people. The show...
Jul.1     Spain defeated Italy 4-0 in the Euro 2012 final
Map of Olympic Stadium Kiev Ukraine  Kiev: Spain become the first country to win three successive major international tournaments. Silva, Alba, Torres and Mata score in Olympic Stadium Jun.28  Balotelli double sends Italy through to Euro final May.19  Chelsea seize Champions League win over Bayern Jan.9  Messi best world footballer 3rd time in a row

year 2011 Top ^

Oct.16  Indy 500 Champ Dies May.28  Barcelona wins Champions League over MU

year 2010 Top ^

Aug.28 Arrest over cricket 'bets scam'
. England Jul.11     Spain win World Cup in extra time Map of Johannesburg  Johannesburg: Andres Iniesta scores with four minutes left in extra time to give Spain their first World Cup with a 1-0 victory over the Netherlands Jul.7 Spain reached the World Cup final. South Africa Jul.6 Netherlands beat Uruguay to reach final. Cape Town May.22 Inter are European champions. Spain

year 2009 Top ^

Oct.2     Rio to stage 2016 Olympic Games   Denmark: Brazil will become the first South American country to host the Olympics, after Rio de Janeiro was chosen to stage the 2016 Games Jul.5 Federer win breaks Sampras record
. London Jun.7  Federer claims historic French Open win May.27   Barcelona claim Champions League glory  Rome: Barcelona completed an historic treble with a 2-0 win over holders Manchester United in the final. Goals: Samuel Eto'o and Lionel Messi

year 2008 Top ^

Jun.29 Torres strike gives Spain final victory
. Austria May.21  United victorious after shoot-out drama Apr.7 Olympic torch extinguished   Paris: The relay was disrupted by protesters demonstrating against the Chinese government, causing authorities to extinguish the flame 3 times Mar.30  Greece hands China Olympic torch Mar.24 Protest as Olympic torch is lit   Greece: A protester managed to breach the tight security during the torch lighting ceremony. He unfurled a banner, but was apprehended

year 2007 Top ^

Nov.11 Fans rampage after killing
. Rome Jul.8  Federer wins historic fifth title May.23  Inzaghi brace wins cup for Milan Feb.2  Football league halted by violence

year 2006 Top ^

Jul.27 Landis gives positive drugs test
. France Jul.9     Italy wins World Cup over France  Berlin: Italy wins by penalties, 5-3: .Zidane scores on 7 min. Materazzi atones for giving away the penalty. Zidane red-carded Jul.4 Late double puts Italy into final. Ruhr Jul.1 Vintage France beat holders Brazil. West Germany May.17  Lehmann sent off as Barca triumph Feb.26  Spectacular ceremony closes Games Feb.10 Torino Olympics open in spectacular style  Turin: The 20th Winter Olympics has got under way with an opening ceremony to showcase Italian culture

year 2005 Top ^

Jul.24   Armstrong stamps seventh Tour win  Paris: Lance ended his storybook career in Paris by winning a record seventh consecutive Tour de France title Jul.6     London wins 2012 Olympics   Singapore: London has defeated Paris, bringing the Olympics back to Britain for the first time in more than half a century May.25  Liverpool crowned over AC Milan

year 2004 Top ^

Aug.29 Olympics: Games Close
. Athens Aug.21  Phelps got record-tying 8th medal Aug.15  Schumacher claims record 12th win Aug.13     Glittering opening for Olympics  Greece: The Games returned to their birthplace after 108 years with a glittering ceremony that featured more than 4,000 performers Jul.25 Armstrong wins 6th Tour de France. Paris Jul.5 Greece win Euro 2004 over Portugal May.26  Porto wins Champions League

year 2003 Top ^

Nov.22  England revels in rugby World Cup glory Jul.27  Armstrong wins 5th Tour Jul.2  2010 Winter Games given to Vancouver May.28  AC Milan defeats Juve for European title

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.17  Ronaldo best world player for third time Jul.28  Armstrong wins 4th Tour de France Jul.21  Schumacher clinches 5th F1 title Jun.25  Germany 1-0 South Korea in semi-final Jun.18  South Korea beat Italy May.31  France 0-1 Senegal in World Cup opening

year 2001 Top ^

Dec.17  Figo best in world by FIFA Jul.29  Armstrong wins Tour de France Jul.16  Rogge wins top Olympics job May.23  Bayern wins Champions League

year 2000 Top ^

Jul.2  France win Euro 2000, 2-1 over Italy May.24  Real Madrid wins Champions League
before year 2000
Aug. 2, 1787   Horace Saussure reaches summit of Mt. Blanc   Southern France: Horace-Bénédict de Saussure was a Swiss aristocrat, physicist and Alpine traveller, often considered the founder of alpinism


Bolt makes history with 200m gold. London Messi scores 500th goal: Barcelona star nets milestone   Gianni Infantino crowned new FIFA president Map of Zurich Switzerland




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Sun.
Apr. 13  Barcelona crashes out of Champions League with Atletico defeat
Apr. 12  Champions League: Ronaldo hat-trick fires Real Madrid into semis
Apr. 6  Champions League: Wolfsburg stuns Real Madrid
Apr. 4  Italy coach confirmed as new Chelsea manager
Apr. 2  Cristiano Ronaldo strike earns Zinedine Zidane derby win
Mar. 24  Johan Cruyff: Barcelona and Holland legend dies aged 68
Mar.16  Champions League: Bayern knock out Juve in thriller
Mar.15  Champions League: Man City makes history
Mar.13  4-up for Ibrahimovic as 9-goal rout seals Ligue 1 title for PSG
Mar.8  Champions League: Real Madrid cruise past Roma to quarterfinal
Mar.5  Video technology trials 'no later' than 2017-18 - IFAB
Feb.26
   Switzerland: World football's governing body elected the Swiss-Italian lawyer after he defeated Bahrain's Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa in the 2nd round
Jan.11 Ballon d'Or: Messi ends Ronaldo's winning streak. Barcelona 2015 Dec.17  Jose Mourinho: 'Special One' sacked by Chelsea Jun.6 Barcelona crowned European champions for fifth time   Berlin: Barcelona claimed their third title in six years as the brilliance of their attacking trident proved too much for the brave challenge of Juventus,... Jan.12  Cristiano Ronaldo wins 2014 Ballon d'Or 2014 Jul.13   Germany wins World Cup over Argentina
Map of Maracana Brazil
  Rio de Janeiro: Germany won the match 1-0 after extra time, with a goal from Mario Götze. The result marked Germany's fourth World Cup title and their first since reunification
 Germany's victory meant that three consecutive World Cups have been won by teams from the same continent, following Italy and Spain in 2006 and 2010 respectively, the first time this has happened in World Cup history. Italian Nicola Rizzoli was named as the referee of the final. Among these invited leaders was Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia, the next World Cup hosts, and Jacob Zuma, the President of South Africa, the previous host. Rousseff delivered the trophy to the champion in the awards ceremony. German President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel were present for the final
Jul.12  Netherlands defeats Brazil in third place playoff Jul.8   Brazil humiliated by rampant Germany Map of Belo Horizonte Brazil
  Brazil suffer one of the most humiliating World Cup defeats as Germany score five first-half goals in reaching the final, 1-7.    Germany were 5-0 up inside 29 remarkable minutes ...
Jul.5  Netherlands go through on penalties over Costa Rica Jul.4 Germany through to semi-finals over France. Rio de Janeiro Jun.30  Germany survive scare against Algeria to reach quarterfinals Jun.29  Netherlands win over Mexico Jun.26  Uruguay striker Luis Suarez banned for four months Jun.18 Spain knocked out of World Cup by Chile. Rio de Janeiro Jun.13  Netherlands put five past champions Spain May.24 Real Madrid win Champions League. Portugal Apr.29  Real Madrid crushes Bayern Munich to make final Jan.13  Ronaldo beats Messi to Ballon d'Or 2013 May.25 Bayern wins Champions League. 2-1, over Dortmund   London: Arjen Robben scored in the 89th minute to give Bayern Munich a 2-1 win over German rival Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League final Jan.7  Messi crowned world's best for record fourth time 2012 Jul.1   Spain defeated Italy 4-0 in the Euro 2012 final
Map of Olympic Stadium Kiev Ukraine  Kiev: Spain become the first country to win three successive major international tournaments. Silva, Alba, Torres and Mata score in Olympic Stadium Jun.28  Balotelli double sends Italy through to Euro final May.19  Chelsea seize Champions League win over Bayern Jan.9  Messi best world footballer 3rd time in a row 2011 May.28  Barcelona wins Champions League over MU 2010 Jul.11   Spain win World Cup in extra time Map of Johannesburg  Johannesburg: Andres Iniesta scores with four minutes left in extra time to give Spain their first World Cup with a 1-0 victory over the Netherlands Jul.7 Spain reached the World Cup final. South Africa Jul.6 Netherlands beat Uruguay to reach final. Cape Town May.22 Inter are European champions. Spain 2009 May.27 Barcelona claim Champions League glory  Rome: Barcelona completed an historic treble with a 2-0 win over holders Manchester United in the final. Goals: Samuel Eto'o and Lionel Messi 2008 Jun.29 Torres strike gives Spain final victory. Austria May.21  United victorious after shoot-out drama 2007 May.23  Inzaghi brace wins cup for Milan Feb.2  Football league halted by violence 2006 Jul.9   Italy wins World Cup over France  Berlin: Italy wins by penalties, 5-3: .Zidane scores on 7 min. Materazzi atones for giving away the penalty. Zidane red-carded Jul.4 Late double puts Italy into final. Ruhr Jul.1 Vintage France beat holders Brazil. West Germany May.17  Lehmann sent off as Barca triumph 2005 May.25  Liverpool crowned over AC Milan 2004 Jul.5 Greece win Euro 2004 over Portugal May.26  Porto wins Champions League 2003 May.28  AC Milan defeats Juve for European title 2002 Dec.17  Ronaldo best world player for third time Jun.25  Germany 1-0 South Korea in semi-final Jun.18  South Korea beat Italy May.31  France 0-1 Senegal in World Cup opening 2001 Dec.17  Figo best in world by FIFA May.23  Bayern wins Champions League 2000 Jul.2  France win Euro 2000, 2-1 over Italy May.24  Real Madrid wins Champions League



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2005 Jul.24   Armstrong stamps seventh Tour win  Paris: Lance ended his storybook career in Paris by winning a record seventh consecutive Tour de France title 2004 Jul.25 Armstrong wins 6th Tour de France
. Paris 2003 Jul.27  Armstrong wins 5th Tour 2002 Jul.28  Armstrong wins 4th Tour de France 2001 Jul.29  Armstrong wins Tour de France



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2016 Mar.16  Peter Fill wins downhill shootout in St. Moritz



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2016 Apr. 10 Danny Willett claims first major after Jordan Spieth's meltdown
. US Georgia 2014 Jul.20  British Open: Rory McIlroy triumphs at Hoylake



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2016 Sun. Hamilton battles back as Rosberg win Chinese Grand Prix
. Shanghai Mar.20  Nico Rosberg takes incident-packed F1 opener 2015 Oct.25  Lewis Hamilton wins his third F1 World Championship 2014 Jun.16  Michael Schumacher 'out of coma' 2013 Dec.29   Schumacher injured in skiing accident in France Map of Meribel France
  Southern France: Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher has suffered a head injury while skiing in Meribel, France
2011 Oct.16  Indy 500 Champ Dies 2004 Aug.15  Schumacher claims record 12th win 2002 Jul.21  Schumacher clinches 5th F1 title



European Union, Sports Sports Crime & Justice Timeline ... See World Sports Crime & Justice timeline Top ^
2015 Aug.15  IAAF accused of suppressing athletes' doping study 2007 Nov.11 Fans rampage after killing
. Rome 2006 Jul.27 Landis gives positive drugs test. France



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2010 Aug.28 Arrest over cricket 'bets scam'
. England



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1889 Aug. 2, 1787   Horace Saussure reaches summit of Mt. Blanc   Southern France: Horace-Bénédict de Saussure was a Swiss aristocrat, physicist and Alpine traveller, often considered the founder of alpinism



European Union, Sports Sports Record Timeline ... See World Sports Record timeline Top ^
2012 Oct.14 Skydiver breaks sound barrier   New Mexico: Austrian Felix Baumgartner has become the first to go faster than the speed of sound, reaching a maximum velocity of 833.9mph (1,342km/h)



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2004 Aug.21  Phelps got record-tying 8th medal



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2016 Jan.30 Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win title
. Melbourne Jan.29  Andy Murray overcomes Milos Raonic to reach final 2015 Nov.29  Andy Murray wins the Davis Cup for Great Britain Jul.12  Djokovic wins Wimbledon final over Roger Federer Jun.7  Wawrinka stuns Novak Djokovic to win French Open 2014 Jul.6  Djokovic claims Wimbledon title over Federer Jun.8 Rafael Nadal clinches record ninth French Open title. Paris 2013 Jul.7 Murray wins historic Wimbledon title. London Jun.9 Nadal beats Ferrer to win eighth French Open title. Paris 2012 Sep.10  Murray wins historic first major 2009 Jul.5 Federer win breaks Sampras record. London Jun.7  Federer claims historic French Open win 2007 Jul.8  Federer wins historic fifth title



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2015 Oct.31  Rugby World Cup: All Blacks overcome Wallabies 2003 Nov.22  England revels in rugby World Cup glory



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2015 Mar.9 French Olympic medalists filming reality show among 10 dead    Argentina: Two Olympic athletes who competed and won medals for France were among ten people killed Monday when two helicopters crashed in a remote are...



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2016 Mar.1  French prosecutors to investigate 2016 and 2020 bids 2013 Sep.10 Bach new IOC president
. Argentina 2012 Aug.12   Olympic flag handed over to Rio   London: The ceremonial handover of the Olympic Games flag from London to Rio has been completed, as part of a spectacular closing ceremony Aug.2   Phelps beats Lochte to 20th medal  London: Michael Phelps won his first individual gold at London 2012 - and his 20th Olympic medal - by beating Ryan Lochte in the men's 200m individual medley Aug.1 Olympic badminton players disqualified. London Jul.27   Huge ceremony launches 2012 Games Map of Stratford United Kingdom
  London: The Queen has declared the London Olympics open following a spectacular ceremony, featuring Beckham, Wiggins and James Bond.    The three-hour spectacle, a quirky take on UK life, is set to be viewed by a TV audience of one billion people. The show...
2009 Oct.2   Rio to stage 2016 Olympic Games   Denmark: Brazil will become the first South American country to host the Olympics, after Rio de Janeiro was chosen to stage the 2016 Games 2008 Apr.7 Olympic torch extinguished   Paris: The relay was disrupted by protesters demonstrating against the Chinese government, causing authorities to extinguish the flame 3 times Mar.30  Greece hands China Olympic torch Mar.24 Protest as Olympic torch is lit   Greece: A protester managed to breach the tight security during the torch lighting ceremony. He unfurled a banner, but was apprehended 2006 Feb.26  Spectacular ceremony closes Games Feb.10 Torino Olympics open in spectacular style  Turin: The 20th Winter Olympics has got under way with an opening ceremony to showcase Italian culture 2005 Jul.6   London wins 2012 Olympics   Singapore: London has defeated Paris, bringing the Olympics back to Britain for the first time in more than half a century 2004 Aug.29 Olympics: Games Close. Athens Aug.13   Glittering opening for Olympics  Greece: The Games returned to their birthplace after 108 years with a glittering ceremony that featured more than 4,000 performers 2003 Jul.2  2010 Winter Games given to Vancouver 2001 Jul.16  Rogge wins top Olympics job



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2015 Nov.28  Fury beats Klitschko to win world title