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IOC Doping
FILE- In this Monday, Aug. 3, 2015 file photo, IOC President Thomas Bach speaks at a press conference after the 128th IOC session in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Bach said Wednesday May 18, 2016 entire sports federations could be suspended if allegations of state-supported Russian doping at the 2014 Sochi Olympics are proven. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul, File)
Brazil OLY Rio Feeding The Athletes
In this May 6, 2016 photo, cooks prepare meals during the food-testing of the Olympic menu in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Diners will choose from five different buffets: Brazilian, Asian, International, Pasta and Pizza, Halal and Kosher. (AP Photo/Renato Spyrro)
Italy Tennis Williams Doubles
FILE -- In this file photo, taken on Aug. 5, 2012, at the London Summer Olympics, Serena Williams, left, and Venus Williams of the United States celebrate on podium after receiving their gold medals in women's doubles. The winningest team in Olympic tennis history has entered the doubles draw at this week's Italian Open to kick off their preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Games. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Brazil Olympic Torch Relay
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff lights the Olympic flame as Brazilian volleyball player Fabiana Claudino looks on during the lighting ceremony at Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, May 3, 2016. The start of the torch relay comes just a week before the Brazilian senate is expected to suspend Rousseff for six months as it considers her impeachment. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
US Olympic Roster Basketball
FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 file photo, Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi (3) controls the ball against Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot (22) during the final moments of the first half of Game 3 of the WNBA Finals basketball series in Chicago. Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings will play in their fourth Olympics, anchoring the U.S. women’s basketball team heading to the Rio Games in August. The trio was among 12 players named to the team that was announced Wednesday morning, April 27, 2016, a group that included first-time Olympians Elena Delle Donne, Brittney Griner and Breanna Stewart. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File)
Greece Rio Olympics Flame
Rowing World Champion Katerina Nikolaidou of Greece lights the cauldron during the handover ceremony for the Olympic Flame at Panathinean stadium in Athens, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. The flame arrives in Brazil on May 3, and will be relayed across the vast country by about 12,000 torchbearers before the Aug. 5 opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro's Maracana Stadium. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
Japan Tokyo 2020 Logo
This image released Monday, April 25, 2016 by The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games shows the new official logos of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, left, and the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games. Organizers unveiled the new official logo of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday, April 25, opting for blue and white simplicity over more colorful designs. The winning logo, selected from four finalists, is entitled Harmonized Checkered Emblem. It features three varieties of indigo blue rectangular shapes to represent different countries, cultures and ways of thinking. (The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games via AP)