US 2020 Olympic bid still possible

US and international Olympic leaders made progress in negotiations on a new revenue-sharing deal Thursday that could lead to a last-minute American bid for the 2020 Summer Games, officials from both sides told reporters.

Tokyo`s 2020 Olympic bid to include quake-hit area

Tokyo`s bid for the 2020 Summer Olympics would include the three quake-battered northeastern prefectures of Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima as host sites, Japanese Olympic Committee President has said.

Madrid 2016 Olympic bid has strongest public support: Report

Spaniards stand united behind Madrid`s bid for the 2016 Olympic Games while Tokyo has the weakest public support among the four potential host cities, a global study showed.

Dubai on track for 2020 Olympic bid

Dubai took another significant step in realising its ambition to bid for the 2020 Olympics by snapping up rights to host 2012 World Swimming Championships, WAM news agency reported quoting a newspaper.