Madrid fails in Olympics 2020 bid

Madrid fails in Olympics 2020 bid
Madrid fails in Olympics 2020 bid Credit: Arne Dedert/DPA/Press Association Images

The Madrid bid has been eliminated from the Olympics 2020, leaving the International Olympic Committee to choose between Tokyo and Istanbul.

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