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from Bleacher Report

The 101 Most Iconic Photographs in Sports History

2008 Beijing Summer Olympics - Usain Bolt's legs put on just as much of a show at the 2008 Olympics as his ego. His salute after the 4x100-metre relay is the image of his career.

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Usain Bolt may have been the only athlete who upstaged swimmer Michael Phelps in the recent Beijing Olympics. The Jamaican sprinter surprisingly set two individual world records in the 100 and 200 meters and was part of a 4×100 relay world record Jamaican team.

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from Telegraph.co.uk

Beijing Olympics: Chinese dancer injured in opening ceremony rehearsal 'paralysed'

A Chinese dancer who was injured during a rehearsal for the Beijing Olympics…

from Mail Online

Barios ordered to return Beijing silver medal that she sold on ebay

Cuban discus thrower Yarelys Barrios ordered to return Beijing Olympic silver medal that she sold on ebay

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Perfection. gymnastics. Shawn Johnson on balance beam at Beijing 2008, Olympics People need to realize this is done on a 4 inch wide beam. Gymnasts work harder than ever to train and its amazing what we can do.

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