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from The Independent

The inspirational stories behind the Olympic refugee team

For the first time in Olympic history, a refugee team is competing.  The ten athletes, who are competing in events from judo to marathon running, are serving as a “symbol of hope” for refugees. The inclusion of the team at the 2016 Rio Games reflects the steadily growing refugee crisis and shines a light on the plight of millions of displaced people displaced by war and conflict across the world.

from Telegraph.co.uk

Royal Mail first class postage stamps launched for London 2012 Olympic Games

The judo image was drawn by Paul Slater Royal Mail first class postage stamps launched for London 2012 Olympic Games

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from ESPN.com

Christopher George defeated by Yan Naing Soe - ESPN Video

President of the Trinidad & Tobago Olympic Committee Brian Lewis praises Christopher George despite losing in Judo to Yan Naing Soe of Myanmar

from the Guardian

Olympics 2012 in infographics: water sports

Canoe sprint

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from the Guardian

Olympics 2012 in infographics: other sports

Olympicsother: Olympics 2012 graphic: Judo

from Telegraph.co.uk

London 2012 Olympics: Judo bronze for Karina Bryant

Warrior: Team GB's Karina Bryant poses with her bronze medal after battling through the women's +78kg judo event to place third after eventually loosing in the semifinal

from sports.yahoo.com

Would Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison follow Ronda Rousey into MMA?

http://www.heysport.biz/index.html When she first attended a UFC event in person seven months ago, America’s most…