Milan-Cortina Selected As Historic Host For 2026 Olympic And Paralympic Winter Games
A general view of the Duomo on Aug. 5, 2008 in Milan
Italians will soon be saying benvenuto, world.
A bid centered in Milan, the capital of Italy’s Lombardy region, has been selected to host the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
The Italian bid was selected over one based in Stockholm and Åre, Sweden, with the International Olympic Committee voting 47-34 in favor of Milan-Cortina Monday at the 134th IOC…