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Thursday Aug 7 | Reuters

Former Olympic long jump champion Saladino retires

Panama's former Olympic long jump champions Irving Saladino retired from athletics on Thursday after losing a long battle against injuries.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Fiji Times

Phillips here to inspire

The former Olympic gold medallist is so influential that even one budding athlete who was inspired by his achievements went on to become one of his toughest opponents.

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Tue Aug 06, 2013

South China Morning Post

Chinese athletes head for Moscow, but one eye is on Beijing 2015

With the Liu Xiang era limping to a close, China's focus is squarely on Beijing 2015 as an emerging group of competitors test themselves at the world championships in Moscow.

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Tue Dec 04, 2012

The News-Press

Carl Lewis joins celeb pals in Bonita Springs for golf tournament

One of the greatest Olympians ever, perhaps greatest athletes ever, was only 10 years old in 1971 when he measured off Bob Beamon's world record long jump of 29 feet, 2 1 2 inches in his front yard in disbelief.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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