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S. Korea's first IAAF World Championships medalist

General 21:38 August 21, 2019
S. Korea's first IAAF World Championships medalist
S. Korea's first IAAF World Championships medalist

Kim Hyun-sub crosses the finish line in sixth place in the men's 20km race walk at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in Daegu, 300 kilometers southeast of Seoul, in this file photo from Aug. 28, 2011. IAAF notified the Korea Association of Athletics Federations on Aug. 20, 2019, that Kim is now the bronze medalist in the race walk event held eight years ago after three athletes who finished ahead of him failed subsequent drug tests. He is the first South Korean athlete ever to win a medal at the World Championships. (Yonhap)
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