24 February 2014
Almaty lost but is the talk of the town
Beijing has won the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games but it is the closeness of the vote that has everyone talking at the 128 IOC Session.
China wins historic vote to host 2022 Olympics
Beijing will be the only city to host the summer and winter Olympic Games after being awarded the 2022 Winter Games by the IOC.
IOC Soul Placed on the Line
David Miller for Sport Intern explains Almaty's exceptional case for Winter Games 2022
Lydia Lassila (Ierodiaconou)
Alex 'Chumpy' Pullin