IOC vice-president backtracks on criticism of Rio Olypmics prep

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, May 1, 2014 5:23 EDT
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IOC vice-president John Coates on Thursday backtracked on his scathing criticism of Rio de Janeiro’s Olympic preparations, insisting the city could deliver an “excellent” Games as he moved to defuse tensions. “Following my statements about the upcoming…

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