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NOR­MALLY I DON’T THANK GOD FOR THESE TYPE OF THINGS, AS I BE­LIEVE GOD HAS MORE IM­POR­TANT STUFF TO WORRY ABOUT, BUT TO­DAY IS TOO MUCH. I HAD TO RAISE MY EYES AND THANK HIM.” For­mer For­mula One driver Alex Za­nardi, on win­ning gold in the hand cy­cling time trial road race in the Rio Par­a­lympics on Wed­nes­day, the eve of the 15-year an­niver­sary of him los­ing his legs in a CART race crash.

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JENS BUTTNER, EPA

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