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Ellie Simmonds Biography

Eleanor May Simmonds is a British Paralympian swimmer competing in S6 events. At the age of 13, she was the youngest British athlete at the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games to win two gold medals for Great Britain. She then won five European golds in 2009, four World Championship titles in 2010, and added another two...

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Kayla Harrison PFL Contract: Who Is Olympic Gold Medallist Kayla Harrison?

Kayla Harrison is a judoka and professional MMA fighter who competes in PFL (Professional Fighters League). She has signed a long-term contract extension with PFL in July 2019. She became a PFL champion when she defeated Larissa Pacheco in December 2019 to win the Women's Lightweight Championship. She got another shot for the same title...

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Galal Yafai Biography

Galal Yafai is a British professional and Olympic gold medalist amateur boxer. He won a silver medal at the 2017 European Championships and gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the light-flyweight division. He then won a bronze medal at the 2019 European Games in the flyweight division. He also competed at the 2016 Rio...

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Katie Nageotte Biography

Kathryn Nageotte, professionally known as Katie Nageotte is an American track and field athlete. Nageotte competes in pole vaulting. She won her first major medal, a gold medal at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Women's pole vault. Having turned professional in 2013, she won a silver medal at the 2018 Athletics World Cup and the...

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Karsten Warholm Biography

Karsten Warholm is a Norwegian athlete who competes in sprints and hurdles. He has won gold in the event at the World Championships in 2017 and 2019, as well as the 2018 European Championships. On 1 July 2021, in his first race of the season at Bislett Stadium in Oslo, he broke the 29-year-old record...

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Sifan Hassan Biography

Sifan Hassan is an Ethiopian-born Dutch middle- and long-distance runner. She was the 2016 1500m indoor world champion. At the 2015 World Championships in Athletics, she won a bronze medal in the 1500m, following that with a bronze medal in the 5000m in the 2017 championships. At the 2019 World Championships, she won two gold medals...

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Valarie Allman Biography

Valarie Carolyn Allman, popularly known as Valarie Allman is an American track and field athlete. She competes in the discus throw. Allman recorded his highest achievement after she won a gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. A seven-time All-American at Stanford University, she accumulated several records and received several honors. She was a national...

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Lamont Marcell Jacobs Biography

Lamont Marcell Jacobs Jr. is an Italian sprinter and long jumper. Jacobs is best known for winning gold in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics becoming the first Italian to win gold in 100 m. He also set a new 100 m European record with a time of 9.80. Previously, he won the 2021 European Athletics Indoor...

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Chase Kalisz Biography

Chase Tyler Kalisz is an American competition swimmer who specializes in the individual medley but also competes in the breaststroke and butterfly events. He won the gold medals in the 400-meter individual medley at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and was a 2-time World Aquatics...