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Zimbabwe Olympic Hopefuls Face Headwind Of Economic Downturn


Zimbabwean 400-meter sprinter Nelson Ndebele, 22, has his sights on the Olympics in Beijing in 2008, but is handicapped by a drought of corporate sponsorships.

Ndebele tells reporter Marvellous Mhlanga-Nyahuye of VOA's Studio 7 for Zimbabwe that his training is suffering as related costs take a toll on his personal finances.

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