After 1,192 days, Brazil mega-event run ends at Paralympics
Latin America & the Caribbean

After 1,192 days, Brazil mega-event run ends at Paralympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — After 1,192 days, Brazil’s run of hosting mega-sports events came to an end Sunday at the Paralympic Games. It began with soccer’s Confederations Cup in 2013, extended to the 2014 World Cup, ran through IOC President Thomas Bach’s goodbye speech last month at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and finished … Continue reading

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