A senior international Olympic official was taken to a hospital Wednesday after police came to his hotel to arrest him as part of a probe into ticket scalping.
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With five days remaining of the games, organizers are still talking about it being a “learning curve” getting Brazilians to fall in love with the Olympics.
The International Olympic Committee is looking at a new test for gene doping, although it won’t be used at the Rio de Janeiro Games, the IOC’s medical and scientific director said.
Forty-five more athletes, including 23 medalists from the 2008 Beijing Games, have been caught for doping after retesting of samples from the last two Olympics, the IOC said Friday.
Interim Brazilian President Michel Temer and IOC President Thomas Bach are visiting Rio de Janeiro’s Olympic Park, less than two months before the start of the games.