Finalists for 2014 Olympics likely to be picked
LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- A year before the final vote, the race for the 2014 Winter Olympics is about to get serious.
The IOC executive board is meeting this week to trim the seven-city field to a list of finalists, probably three or four.
Expected to make the cut Thursday are Salzburg, Austria, and Pyeongchang, South Korea, with Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi also a likely choice.
If the International Olympic Committee goes for a fourth
candidate, Almaty, Kazakhstan, ...
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