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Top medal sports
Afghanistan taekwondo hero Rohullah Nikpai matches his achievements in Beijing with bronze at London 2012 in the men's -68kg.
9 Aug 12
27 Jun 12
Afghanistan's taekwondo fighter Rohullah Nikpai gunning for his second Olympic medal.
2 Jan 12
A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Afghanistan at the Olympics
79 London 2012 ranking
80 Beijing 2008 ranking
1936 First Olympic appearance
Athletes from Afghanistan
London 2012: Images from above the Olympic Park Photographer Jason Hawkes gives us a bird's eye view of the 2012 Olympic Park in Stratford, east London
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