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Mohamed Farah CBE

Mohamed "Mo" Farah CBE is a Somali-born English international track and field athlete in the long distance and middle-distance. He is the current 10,000 metres Olympic and World champion and 5000 metres Olympic, World and European champion. On the track,…
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Amir Khan

Amir Khan was born in 1986 in Bolton. He was a surprise silver medalist in boxing in the 2004 Olympics - the youngest Briton since Colin Jones's participation in the 1976 Montreal Olympics. “The most accurate and precise punch-picker I’ve…
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Joseph-Desire Job

Joseph-Desire Job Joseph is a striker in the premier football league club Middlesbrough. His mother had settled in Lyons, France after arriving from Cameroon, and Joseph was born in the city in 1977. He says that he was determined to…
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Prince Naseem Hamid

Prince Naseem Hamid Naseem Salom Ali Hamid was born on February 12, 1974 to Yemeni parents. At seven, Hamed's potential was spotted at a local gym by Brendan Ingle, who would become his personal trainer for the next 17 years.…
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Aamir Ghaffar

Aamir Ghaffar Aamir Ghaffar won the English National Badminton Championships in February 2004. He has been representing Middlesex County since 1996 and trains at the National Badminton Centre in Milton Keynes. Aamir has family ties in Peshawar, North West Pakistan.…
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