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  • News | Barcelona 1992

    Popov turns on the freestyle

    The fastest of his generation
    09 Sep 1992 | Barcelona 1992, BIONDI, Matthew, Unified Team (ex USSR in 1992), Athletics
  • News | Barcelona 1992

    Teenager Fu swoops to conquer

    03 Aug 1992 | Barcelona 1992, Aquatics, Diving, 10m platform, Women, People's Republic of China, FU, Mingxia, Olympic News
  • News | Seoul 1988

    Evans makes light of size fears to dominate in the pool

    When her rivals towered over her by the starting blocks at Seoul in 1988, they were all too aware of the dangers posed by the 17-year-old, waif-like American Janet Evans.  
    27 Sep 1988 | Seoul 1988, Swimming, United States of America
  • News | Seoul 1988

    Mark Todd

    Mark Todd’s horse Charisma was written off as too small and too old when they came to defend their three-day eventing title at the 1988 Olympics.
    24 Sep 1988 | Seoul 1988, New Zealand, Equestrian
  • News | Seoul 1988

    Suleymanoglu lifts weights and hearts with extraordinary hat-trick

    Not many small men have made such a big impact on the modern Olympics as the unique weightlifter Naim Suleymanoglu. The Bulgarian-born lifter was to become a national symbol in Turkey and was dubbed ‘the Pocket Hercules’ such were his Olympian exploits at just 1.47m tall and weighing 132lbs.  
    22 Sep 1988 | Seoul 1988, Turkey, Weightlifting
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