The Canadian Press

2001-07-13 | Olympics-2008

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The host city for the 2008 Summer Olympics was announced on July 13th. IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch announced the winning bid in Moscow. (A hush fell over a crowd of thousands gathered in Toronto's downtown core to hear what they hoped would be a favorable judgement for Toronto's bid to host the games.)

Date: 2001-07-13
Placeline: Moscow, Russia
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 16 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I know the result of the vote these can't the games or the twenty nine or even get into a thousand and eight awarded to the city of Beijing >>

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