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Rashid Ramzi (Arabic: رشيد رمزي‎) (born July 17, 1980) is a Moroccan-Bahraini track and field athlete competing internationally for Bahrain in the 800 metres and 1500 metres. Ramzi...

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Asbel Kiprop receives 2008 Olympics gold medal

Kenya's 1500m sensation Asbel Kiprop officially joined the role of the 2008 Beijing Olympics gold medalist when he received the gold medal after the international olympics committee stripped the then winner, bahrain's rashid ramzi who had won the medal. Ramzi wa later found to have cheated by taking enhancing substance. Kiprop who has waited patienlty for about three years for justice to be done was elated but feels he is now under pressure to prove that he deserved the beijing gold medal by winning it properly in lpndon next year. Nicholas okoth was moved from 4th position to a bronze medal following the disqualification of manju wanniarachchi who had won a gold medal in boxing
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