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A day after describing preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympics as "the worst I have experienced," International Olympic Committee vice president John Coates says he's confident local organizers and "the people of Brazil can indeed deliver excellent games."
An International Olympic Committee official charged with monitoring injury rates at the Games says the new discipline of slopestyle produced an "unacceptably high" number of injuries in its debut at the Sochi Olympics.
With sports federations demanding a "Plan B" because of the chronic delays in Rio de Janeiro, the International Olympic Committee said Wednesday it was "premature" to speculate about taking the 2016 Games away from Brazil.