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Athletics
Athletics
ATHENS, GREECE - SEPTEMBER 21: Oscar Pistorius of South Africa wins the 200m T44 for Men at the Athens 2004 Paralympic Games on September 21, 2004 at the Olympic Stadium in Athens, Greece. (Credit: Phil Cole/Getty Images)
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South Africa's Oscar Pistorius shows his gold medal after winning the T44 200 m for men at the Visa Paralympic world cup at the Manchester Regional Arena, Manchester , North-west England, 13 May 2007. (Credit: ANDREW YATES/AFP/Getty Images)
South African paralympic champion Oscar
South African paralympic champion Oscar
South African paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius poses with his artificial leg during the broadcast "Piazza grande" on Italian TV state channel "Rai 1", 29 January 2008 in Rome. Oscar Pistorius has been told he cannot compete in the Beijing Olympics because the artificial legs he uses give him an unfair advantage. (Credit: TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
2008 Beijing Paralympic Games - Athletics - Day 10
2008 Beijing Paralympic Games - Athletics - Day 10
BEIJING, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 16: Oscar Pistorius of South Africa wins Gold with a World Record in the 400m T44 during day 10 of the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games held in Beijing, China. (Credit: Duif du Toit/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
IPC World Championships - Day 8
IPC World Championships - Day 8
January 29, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand. (Credit: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
IPC World Championships - Day 8
IPC World Championships - Day 8
January 29, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand. (Credit: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
13th IAAF World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011 - Previews
13th IAAF World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011 - Previews
Sprinter Oscar Pistorius of South Africa speaks with Olympic gold medalist Michael Johnson of the United States during a media gathering at the Novatel Hotel prior to the 13th IAAF World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011 on August 26, 2011 in Daegu, South Korea. Pistorius, 24-years-old, will become the first amputee athlete to compete at the World Athletics Championships. (Credit: Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
13th IAAF World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011 - Day Three
13th IAAF World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011 - Day Three
competes in the xxxx during day three of 13th IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Daegu Stadium on August 29, 2011 in Daegu, South Korea. (Credit: Michael Steele/Getty Images)
International Paralympic Day in Trafalgar Square
International Paralympic Day in Trafalgar Square
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 8 : (R-L) Oscar Pistorius, April Holmes, Jerome Singleton and Heinrich Popow lines up for picture during the International Paralympic Day at Trafalgar Square on September 8, 2011 in London, England. The day marks the start of Paralympic tickets going on sale on September 9, 2011. (Credit: Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
South Africa's first leg runner Oscar Pi
South Africa's first leg runner Oscar Pi
South Africa's first leg runner Oscar Pistorius (R) hands the baton to South Africa's Ofentse Mogawane (2R) as Germany's Jonas Plass (2L) hands off to Germany's Kamghe Gaba in the men's 4x400 metres relay heats at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in Daegu on September 1, 2011. (Credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)
Winners Photocall & Press Conferences-2012 Laureus World Sports Awards
Winners Photocall & Press Conferences-2012 Laureus World Sports Awards
poses in the press room at the 2012 Laureus World Sports Awards at Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre on February 6, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)
British paralympic discus athlete Dan Gr
British paralympic discus athlete Dan Gr
British paralympic discus athlete Dan Greaves (Front 2nd L) and South African paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius (Front 2nd R) pose for pictures during a photocall in Manchester, north-west England, on May 21, 2012, during the launch event for the 2012 BT Paralympic World Cup and to mark 100 days until the beginning of the 2012 London Paralympics. London 2012 will be the biggest Paralympics in history, with 19 more nations taking part than four years ago, organisers said Monday as they began counting down the last 100 days until the Games. (Credit: PAUL ELLIS/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 8 - Athletics
Olympics Day 8 - Athletics
on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Ian Walton/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 8 - Athletics
Olympics Day 8 - Athletics
Olympic Stadium on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Julia Vynokurova/Getty Images)
South Africa's double amputee runner Osc
South Africa's double amputee runner Osc
South Africa's double amputee runner Oscar Pistorius (C) competes in the men's 400m semi-finals at the athletics event during the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 5, 2012 in London. (Credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)
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OLY-2012-ATHLETICS
South Africa's Oscar Pistorius (C) and athletes compete in the men's 4X400m relay heats at the athletics event during the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 9, 2012 in London. (Credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)
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Flagbearer Oscar Pistorius leads South Africa's delegation parade during the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London on August 29, 2012. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Paralympics - Day 3 - Athletics
2012 London Paralympics - Day 3 - Athletics
on day 3 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Olympic Stadium on September 1, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Scott Heavey/Getty Images)
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South Africa's silver medallist Oscar Pistorius (L) and Brazil's gold medallist Alan Fonteles Oliveira (C) and US bronze medallist Blake Leeper (R) pose on the podium during the medal ceremony of the men's 200m T44 athletics event at the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London on September 3, 2012. Pistorius apologised on September 3 for the timing of his outburst after losing his T44 200m title, but insisted there was an issue with large prosthetics lengthening an amputee's stride. Pistorius, the star of the London 2012 Paralympics, was sensationally beaten into the silver medal position by Brazil's Alan Oliveira on September 2, in a result that stunned the Olympic Stadium. The 25-year-old then hit out at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), claiming it was not a fair race and he was at a disadvantage caused by artificial leg length, as the regulations allowed athletes to make themselves "unbelievably high". (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
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OLY-2012-PARALYMPICS-ATHLETICS
South Africa's Oscar Pistorius (R) competes in the men's 400m - T44 heat 2 during the athletics competition at the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London on September 7, 2012. (Credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/GettyImages)
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OLY-2012-PARALYMPICS-ATHLETICS
South Africa's gold medallist Oscar Pistorius (C) poses on the podium flanked by US silver medallist Blake Leeper (L) and US bronze medallist David Prince (R) during the award ceremony for the men's 400m - T44 final during the athletics competition at the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London on September 8, 2012. (Credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/GettyImages)
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OLY-2012-PARALYMPICS-ATHLETICS
South Africa's Oscar Pistorius poses on the podium with his gold medal after winning the men's 400m - T44 final during the athletics competition at the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London on September 8, 2012. (Credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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OLY-2012-PARALYMPICS-ATHLETICS
South Africa's Oscar Pistorius shakes hands with Brazil's Alan Fonteles Cardoso Oliveira after winning gold in the men's 400m - T44 final during the athletics competition at the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London on September 8, 2012. Oliveira finished fourth. (Credit: IAN KINGTON/AFP/GettyImages)
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OLY-2012-PARALYMPICS-ATHLETICS
South Africa's Oscar Pistorius poses on the podium with his gold medal after winning the men's 400m - T44 final during the athletics competition at the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London on September 8, 2012. (Credit: IAN KINGTON/AFP/GettyImages)
SA Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Aiport in Johannesburg, South Africa
SA Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Aiport in Johannesburg, South Africa
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 11: (SOUTH AFRICA) South African Paralympic Gold Medal winning sprinter Oscar Pistorius meets fans and signs autographs during the South African Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Airport on September 11, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Credit: Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images)
SA Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Aiport in Johannesburg, South Africa
SA Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Aiport in Johannesburg, South Africa
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 11, Oscar Pistorius receive a cheque of R700,000 from Minister of Sports Fikile Mbalula and Gert Oosthuizen with Gideon Sam during the South African Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Airport on September 11, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa Photo by Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 11: (SOUTH AFRICA) South African Paralympic Gold Medal winning sprinter Oscar Pistorius meets fans and signs autographs during the South African Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Airport on September 11, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Credit: Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images)
SA Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Aiport in Johannesburg, South Africa
SA Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Aiport in Johannesburg, South Africa
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 11,Natalie Du Toit, Oscar Pistorius and other Paralympic stars during the South African Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Airport on September 11, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa Photo by Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 11: (SOUTH AFRICA) South African Paralympic Gold Medal winning sprinter Oscar Pistorius poses with his medals during the South African Paralympic team arrival at O.R Tambo International Airport on September 11, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Credit: Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
Alfred Dunhill Links Championship - Day Three
Alfred Dunhill Links Championship - Day Three
during the third round of The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at The Old Course on October 6, 2012 in St Andrews, Scotland. (Credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
Oscar Pistorius Receives Honorary Degree From The University Of Strathclyde
Oscar Pistorius Receives Honorary Degree From The University Of Strathclyde
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - NOVEMBER 12: Oscar Pistorious, holds his scroll following receiveing his honorary doctorate from Strathclyde University in the Barony Hall on November 12, 2012 in Glasgow. The athlete was made a Doctor of the University after competing at both the Olympic and Paralympic Games, where he won two gold medals and a silver medal. Oscar became the first paralympian to win a medal at an able bodied championship at the 2011 World Athletics Championships. He went on to compete at the Olympic Games when he ran in the 400m and the relay in London earlier this year. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
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QATAR-SPORTS-POLITCS
Paralympic and Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius of South Africa speaks during a news conference after the official opening ceremony of the Gathering Of All Leaders In Sport (GOALS) forum in the Qatari capital Doha, on December 11, 2012. (Credit: KARIM JAAFAR/AFP/Getty Images)
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QATAR-SPORTS-POLITCS
Paralympic and Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius of South Africa races against a pure-bred Arabian horse during the Gathering of all Leaders In Sport (GOALS) forum on December 12, 2012, at the Aspire Zone outdoor circuit in the Qatari capital Doha. (Credit: KARIM JAAFAR/AFP/Getty Images)
Virgin Active Sport Industry Awards 2013
Virgin Active Sport Industry Awards 2013
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 07: Hashim Amla, Ab De Villiers, Faf Du Plessis, Jacques Rudolf, Oscar Pistrorius and Bob Skinstadt during the Virgin Active Sport Industry Awards 2013 held at Emperors Palace on February 07, 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa (Credit: Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images/Getty Images)
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SAFRICA-SPORT-CRIME
ALTERNATIVE CROP A picture taken on January 26, 2013 shows Olympian sprinter Oscar Pistorius posing next to his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at Melrose Arch in Johannesburg. South Africa's Olympic sprinter Oscar "Blade Runner" Pistorius was taken into police custody on February 14, 2013, after allegedly shooting dead his model girlfriend having mistaken her for an intruder at his upscale home. (Credit: WALDO SWIEGERS/AFP/Getty Images)
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South Africa's Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius (C) leaves the Boshkop police station on February 14, 2013 in Pretoria East, to be taken into police custody after allegedly shooting dead his model girlfriend having mistaken her for an intruder at his upscale home. (Credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)
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SAFRICA-SPORT-CRIME
A South African police vehicle carrying South Africa's Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius arrives on February 15, 2013 at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria for his hearing on charge of murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day, yesterday. South African prosecutors will argue that Pistorius is guilty of premeditated murder in Steenkamp's death, a charge which could carry a life sentence. (Credit: STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images)
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SAFRICA-SPORT-CRIME
South Africa's Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius leaves the court room after his hearing on charge of murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day, yesterday, on February 15, 2013 at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria. South African prosecutors will argue that Pistorius is guilty of premeditated murder in Steenkamp's death, a charge which could carry a life sentence. (Credit: STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images)
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SAFRICA-SPORT-CRIME
South Africa's Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius leaves the court room after his hearing on charge of murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day, yesterday, on February 15, 2013 at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria. South African prosecutors will argue that Pistorius is guilty of premeditated murder in Steenkamp's death, a charge which could carry a life sentence. (Credit: STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images)
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SAFRICA-SPORT-CRIME
South Africa's Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius (C) walks in the court room during his hearing on charge of murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day on February 15, 2013 at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria. South African prosecutors will argue that Pistorius is guilty of premeditated murder in Steenkamp's death, a charge which could carry a life sentence. (Credit: Antoine de Ras/AFP/Getty Images)
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SAFRICA-SPORT-CRIME
South Africa's Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius (R) hides his face in his hands in the court room during his hearing on charge of murdering his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day on February 15, 2013 at the Magistrate Court in Pretoria. South African prosecutors will argue that Pistorius is guilty of premeditated murder in Steenkamp's death, a charge which could carry a life sentence. (Credit: Antoine de Ras/AFP/Getty Images)
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