FILE - This Nov. 11, 2004 file photo shows then appointed Turin 2006 Winter Olympics supervisor Mario Pescante, during a press conference, at Rome's Chigi palace. IOC Vice President Mario Pescante ... more 
FILE - This Nov. 11, 2004 file photo shows then appointed Turin 2006 Winter Olympics supervisor Mario Pescante, during a press conference, at Rome's Chigi palace. IOC Vice President Mario Pescante will lead Rome's bid for the 2020 Olympics. The 72-year-old former head of the Italian Olympic Committee was officially confirmed as bid president Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, after Ferrari president Luca Di Montezemolo and fitness equipment entrepreneur Nerio Alessandri turned down the job. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Andrew Medichini, file
Wed, Feb 23, 2011 9:43 AM EST