Olympics-Japan's Sapporo pulls out of 2026 Winter Olympics race

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Mail Online—Sept 17 (Reuters) - The Japanese city of Sapporo has pulled out of the bidding to host the 2026 Winter Olympics after the earthquake in Hokkaido, the...

Japan's Sapporo pulls out of 2026 Winter Olympics race: IOC. The Japanese city of Sapporo has pulled out of the bidding to host the 2026 Winter Olympics after the earthquake in Hokkaido, the International Olympic Committee said on Monday, adding that the city would focus on bidding for the 2030 Games.