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In 1998, Iran invited an American wrestling team to Tehran as a goodwill gesture.
The transgender player who fought for the right to compete in tournaments as a woman
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The former Nazi paratrooper who became a hero to Manchester City fans in the 1950s
How the British wheelchair racer won her greatest victory at the 2004 Paralympic Games
The legendary Ethiopian distance runner recalls winning the Olympics by one second.
How the death of the Yugoslav dictator made fans and players cry at a top game in 1980.
How tragedy struck one of the most famous dynasties in American motor sport
The Cuban runner who won a unique double at the 1976 Olympics and became a national hero