Beijing and Almaty vie for honor of hosting Games

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Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee, has encouraged FIFA to continue with its reforms. But he warns it will be a painful process. Bach made his comments ahead of a meeting with representatives from two cities, Beijing and Almaty, both bidding for the 2022 Winter Olympics. CCTV-America’s Dan Williams filed the report from Lausanne.

Beijing and Almaty vie for honor of hosting Games

Beijing and Almaty vie for honor of hosting Games

Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee, has encouraged FIFA to continue with its reforms. But he warns it will be a painful process. Bach made his comments ahead of a meeting with representatives from two cities, Beijing and Almaty, both bidding for the 2022 Winter Olympics.CCTV-America's Dan Williams filed the report from Lausanne.

Highlight:

  • The main focus is Beijing and Almaty run for the 2022 winter Olympics brief IOC members.
  • The agenda includes updates from both Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020 and FIFA corruption scandal.