San Francisco's Olympic bid hit by stadium news
COSTA MESA, Calif. -- The untimely and unexpected scuttling of a San Francisco stadium project severely damaged that city's hopes of hosting the 2016 Olympics, while buoying the prospects for Los Angeles and Chicago.
"Not having an Olympic stadium is non-starter No. 1," USOC international vice president Bob Ctvrtlik said Thursday at the close of the USOC's two-day seminar with the potential bid cities. "It's a very difficult hurdle to overcome."
Members of the San Francisco ...
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