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Summer Olympic sports chief to Vizer: You don't represent us

By STEPHEN WILSON
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The head of the association of summer Olympic sports has urged SportAccord chief Marius Vizer to stop speaking out on behalf of...full story
updated 2015-05-22 08:42 PM
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Summer Olympic sports chief to Vizer: You don't represent us
By STEPHEN WILSON
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The head of the association of summer Olympic sports has urged SportAccord chief Marius Vizer to stop speaking out on behalf of....Fullstory

2015-05-22 08:42 PM

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Associated Press

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By The Associated Press
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