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Date: 
23 October 2014

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has granted provisional recognition to the Kosovo Olympic Committee ahead of the organisation potentially receiving full member status at the next IOC Session to be held in December in Monaco.

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    23 October 2014

    Tokyo 2020 president Yoshiro Mori has expressed his concern that delays in the demolition of the city’s National Stadium will affect preparations for the Olympic Games, along with Japan’s hosting of the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

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    23 October 2014

    Chancellor George Osborne has pledged UK government support to the National Football League (NFL) potentially basing an American football franchise in London.

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    23 October 2014

    Billionaire casino mogul James Packer has completed his purchase of a 37.5 per cent stake in Australian National Rugby League (NRL) champion South Sydney Rabbitohs.

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    23 October 2014

    Korean electronics giant Samsung has signed a long-term agreement to remain as a worldwide partner of the International Paralympic Committee beyond the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.

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    23 October 2014

    Italian banking group Cariparma Credit Agricole has agreed a three-year extension to its contract as the main sponsor of the Italian Rugby Federation (FIR).