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IOC evaluation commission arrives in Tokyo

Updated: March 1, 2013, 2:43 AM ET
Associated Press

TOKYO -- The International Olympic Committee's evaluation commission arrived in Tokyo on Friday a few days before a four-day inspection of the city's plans to host the 2020 Olympics.

IOC vice president Craig Reedie will lead the March 4-7 inspection.

Later this month, the evaluation commission will visit Madrid and Istanbul, the other cities bidding to host the games. The IOC will select the host city by secret ballot at is session in Buenos Aires on Sept. 7.

Tokyo, which hosted ...

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