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Inspiring stories

From Wilma Rudolph's gripping success to Dick Fosbury's game-changing high jump, here are some inspiring Olympic stories.

The Games are only the beginning; check out the stories of these inspiring athletes.

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Budd and Decker tangle ends medal hopes

One of the most famous and contentious falls in Olympic history sees Mary Decker and Zola Budd miss out in the 3000m final in Los Angeles.