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Deaflympics set for Los Angeles or Dubai in 2021 as 23rd edition concludes

By Liam Morgan

ICSDInternational Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD) President Valery Rukhledev revealed that the 2021 Deaflympics will be held in either Los Angeles or Dubai as the 23rd edition of the event concluded in Samsun today.

Speaking following an evaluation meeting, Rukhledev said his "personal choice" would be to take the Deaflympics to Dubai.

The United Arab Emirates city has never hosted the Deaflympics, while Los Angeles, which looks set to stage the 2028 Olympics and Paralympics, held the event in 1985.

Read more: http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1053453/deaflympics-set-for-los-angeles-or-dubai-in-2021-as-23rd-edition-concludes

Source: Inside The Games