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Hassiba Boulmerka Earns Algeria's 1st Gold Medal

In the summer of 1992, Hassiba Boulmerka went down in Olympic history winning the first ever Olympic gold medal for Algeria. In the final lap, she pushed her way forward to reach the finish line in 3:55.31, becoming the pride of her country. Athletics 1500m Women's Final - Barcelona 1992 Summer Olympics - Hassiba Boulmerka (ALG), Lyudmila Rogachova (EUN), Qu Yunxia (CHN)

1500m, Algeria, Athletics, Barcelona 1992, BOULMERKA, Hassiba, Women,

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