Thomas Bach

Russian athletes who do not back invasion of Ukraine could return to competing, IOC president says

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 - 12:47 GMT

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is considering a return to competition of Russian athletes who do not support the country's invasion of Ukraine, IOC president Thomas Bach said on Friday.

Sheikh Ahmad re-elected Asia chief amid Swiss probe

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 10:56 GMT

The long-serving Kuwaiti was re-elected unanimously at the OCA general assembly in Bangkok, the OCA has said.

Olympic chief defends handling of corruption case

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 - 10:28 GMT

nternational Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach defended his organisation's handling of corruption allegations on Monday.