Amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius allowed to compete in Beijing

An inspiring and controversial story.

He had become a curiosity and was in danger of becoming a sporting sideshow, but Oscar Pistorius, whose lower legs were amputated as a child, was finally cleared yesterday to compete at the Beijing Olympics against the fastest men in the world.

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~ by thedark2 on May 16, 2008.

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