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Turkish weightlifting legend Naim Suleymanoglu dies at 50
ANKARA, TURKEY - (ARCIHIVE): (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been shot in black and white. Color version not available) A file photo dated February 01, 1989 shows World and Olympic champion in weightlifting, Naim Suleymanoglu (2nd R) of Turkey, lifting during a exercise session prior to Balkan Championship, in Ankara, Turkey on February 01, 1988. Bulgaria-born Turkish weightlifter Naim Suleymanoglu set his first world record in 1982 and then won gold medals, at Seoul Olympics in 1988, at Barcelona Olympics in 1992 and at Atlanta Olympics in 1996. Naim Suleymanoglu has died at the age of 50, on November 18, 2017. ( Ilhan Kuyucu - Anadolu Agency )
18.11.2017 Ilhan Kuyucu
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