• Short Summary

    Mr. Avery Brundage, veteran Chairman of the International Olympic Committee, hit out at commercialism in?

  • Description

    Mr. Avery Brundage, veteran Chairman of the International Olympic Committee, hit out at commercialism in sport during a Tokyo press luncheon on Tuesday (25 January). There's already a controversy brewing over the issue as the opening date for the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo approaches. Mr. Brundage has implied that certain sporting figures should be disqualified from the events which begin on February 3, because they allowed themselves to be used in conjunction with commercial enterprises.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6H4EU29MVVOEH1OYR8478W0ZR
    Media URN:
    VLVA6H4EU29MVVOEH1OYR8478W0ZR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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