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Russian President Putin poses for a picture with youths who took part in the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games, as he visits a local Olympic youth sports school in Cheboksary...Russian President Vladimir Putin (C) poses for a picture with youths who took part in the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games, as he visits a local Olympic youth sports school in Cheboksary, October 9, 2014.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin poses for a picture with youths who took part in the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games, as he visits a local Olympic youth sports school in Cheboksary on Thursday

South Korea's Kim Yeongnam competes in the Men's 1m Springboard diving final at the Munhak Park Tae-hwan Aquatics Center during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon October 1, 2014.

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South Korea’s Kim Yeongnam competes in the Men’s 1m Springboard diving final at the Munhak Park Tae-hwan Aquatics Centre during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea

Taiwan's Lin competes in the vault event of the women's team final gymnastics competition at the Namdong Gymnasium Club during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon

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Taiwan’s Lin Tseng Nung competes in the vault event of the women’s team final gymnastics competition at the Namdong Gymnasium Club during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon

England's Jack Laugher (L) and Chris Mears compete in the men's Synchronised 3m Springboard final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, Scotland, August 1, 2014.

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England’s Jack Laugher and Chris Mears compete in the men’s Synchronised 3m Springboard final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, Scotland

England's Nile Wilson competes on the Vault during the Men's Artistic Gymnastic's Team Final and Individual Qualification at the SSE Hydro, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday July 29, 2014.

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England’s Nile Wilson competes on the Vault during the Men’s Artistic Gymnastic’s Team Final and Individual Qualification at the SSE Hydro, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Canada's Damian Warner competes in the Men's Decathlon Long Jump at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 28, 2014.

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Canada’s Damian Warner competes in the Men’s Decathlon Long Jump at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland

Canada's Luscombe skis during the Men's Downhill Standing training at the 2014 Sochi Paralympic Winter Games at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center...Canada's Braydon Luscombe skis during the Men's Downhill Standing training at the 2014 Sochi Paralympic Winter Games at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center, March 6, 2014.

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Canada’s Braydon Luscombe skis during the Men’s Downhill Standing training at the 2014 Sochi Paralympic Winter Games at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Centre

Sochi Winter Olympic Games - Pre-Games activity - Thursday...Great Britain's Billy Morgan during the Snowboard Men's Slopestyle Qualifying Heat 1 during the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday February 6, 2014. See PA story OLYMPICS Snowboarding. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: For news services only. Editorial purposes only.  No video emulation.

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Great Britain’s Billy Morgan during the Snowboard Men’s Slopestyle first qualifying heat during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia 

Palestinian school children play with tyres on ??Gaza beach on October 24, 2013 in Deir al-Balah.

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Palestinian schoolchildren play with tyres on a beach in Deir al-Balah, Gaza, on Thursday

Costumed visitors walk about an event venue during the China International Comics and Games Expo in Shanghai, China, Thursday, July 11, 2013.

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Visitors dressed in colourful costumes stroll around the International Comics and Games Expo in Shanghai, China, on Thursday