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Nuzman stays ahead of Brazilian Olympic committee

Updated: October 5, 2012, 5:34 PM ET
Associated Press

SAO PAULO -- Carlos Nuzman, who helped bring the Summer Games to Rio de Janeiro, has been re-elected to his fifth straight term as president of the Brazilian Olympic Committee, saying he will put Brazil in the top 10 in the medal count in 2016.

Nuzman, the only candidate, was re-elected 30-1 on Friday in Rio de Janeiro. The only confederation that opposed him was the Brazilian Ice Sports confederation, whose president has been in a feud with the committee in recent years.

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