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Moscow and Singapore bid for Youth Olympics

Published:Tuesday | January 22, 2008 | 11:27 AM

Moscow and Singapore are the finalists in the bidding for the inaugural Summer Youth Olympics in 2010.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) eliminated Greece, Thailand, and Italy from the race.

Moscow and Singapore were chosen in a postal vote of the IOC executive board.

The full IOC will choose the winner, also by postal vote, with the result to be announced on February 21.

The city with the most votes will be elected.

The Youth Olympics will feature about 3,500 athletes aged 14 to 18.