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IOC hosting summit on match fixing

Updated: February 28, 2011, 9:15 AM ET
Associated Press

GENEVA -- The International Olympic Committee is stepping up the global fight against illegal betting and match fixing in sports, warning of the danger posed by organized crime.

IOC president Jacques Rogge has called together sports leaders, politicians, licensed betting operators and international police agency Interpol for a special summit meeting Tuesday.

"We need a broad collaboration with governments," said Rogge, who has called illegal betting linked to match fixing and money ...

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