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Japan Tokyo Stadium
This Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 aerial photo shows a white tent set at the site of the demolished National Stadium which was built for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics in Tokyo. Tokyo held a groundbreaking ceremony in the tent on Sunday, Dec. 11 for a $1.5 billion new National Stadium to host the 2020 Olympic Games. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike and other dignitaries launched the construction at the site by putting their hands on a glass sphere that rotated through pastels of the colors of the Olympic logo. (Kyodo News via AP)
Japan Tokyo Stadium
FILE - In this Dec. 22, 2015 file photo, Japanese architect Kengo Kuma speaks during a press conference after his design for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic stadium was picked in Tokyo. Tokyo held a groundbreaking ceremony on Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016, for a $1.5 billion new National Stadium to host the 2020 Olympic Games. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike and other dignitaries launched the construction at the site of the demolished National Stadium, which was used during the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, by putting their hands on a glass sphere that rotated through pastels of the colors of the Olympic logo. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
Japan Olympics Tokyo Stadium
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers a speech during a groundbreaking ceremony of new national stadium in Tokyo, Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016. Tokyo held the ceremony on Sunday for a $1.5 billion National Stadium to host the 2020 Olympic Games. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
Britain Boxing
Britain's IBF Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua fights American Eric Molina in Manchester, England Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson)
Russia Doping Double Life
FILE In this Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 file photo a car stands is front of Russia's national drug-testing laboratory in Moscow, Russia. It was at this laboratory, and its former site elsewhere in Moscow, that Rodchenkov conducted pioneering research into steroids, at the same time as he says he was giving Russian athletes a "cocktail" of banned substances. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, file)
Russian Doping Sliding
FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2015, file photo, pilot Steve Holcomb reacts after finishing his run during the United States two-man bobsled team trials in Park City, Utah. U.S bobsledders Elana Meyers Taylor and Steven Holcomb are in a tough spot. This season's world championships will probably be the last for both before retirement, and they want to compete. But neither wants to run the risk of doing so in Russia, where those races, for now, are scheduled.(AP Photo/Jim Urquhart, File)
France Figure Skating
Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada compete in the Ice Dance Free Dance Program during ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Marseille, southern France, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
Russian Doping
FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015 file photo, the then Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko holds a news conference in Moscow, Russia. Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said Saturday Dec. 10, 2016, the country will accept an International Olympic Committee plan to retest all drug test samples given by Russian athletes at the 2012 and 2014 Olympics. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, file)
Danny Davis-Hand Injury Snowboarding
FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2014, file photo, Danny Davis, of the United States, competes in the men's snowboard halfpipe qualifying at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. Davis' latest injury came far from the halfpipe. The snowboarder was chopping firewood at his home in California last month when the ax slid off the wood and into his right hand, cutting through tendons. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)