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August 02, 2004
Every country will view the Athens Games from a different perspective. Some will watch to see if their national hero triumphs; others will obsess over the medal count; others will look on with pride simply because they're taking part; and one will be thinking of 2008
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August 02, 2004

Around The World

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Every country will view the Athens Games from a different perspective. Some will watch to see if their national hero triumphs; others will obsess over the medal count; others will look on with pride simply because they're taking part; and one will be thinking of 2008

From the Great Wall to the humblest gym, Chinese athletes are training for 2008, when the country hopes to win more medals than even the U.S. or Russia.

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