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IOC demands deeper investigation

Updated: August 2, 2012, 1:51 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Olympic officials demanded a deeper investigation into the badminton fixing scandal Thursday as China's coach took the blame for a match being thrown at the London Games and a player appeared to quit the tarnished sport.

The International Olympic Committee wants team coaches, trainers or officials of the four doubles pairs to be punished if they encouraged or ordered the eight now-disqualified players to lose intentionally.

The doubles teams -- the top-seeded pair ...

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