Pix (pixienymph) wrote in in_ur_nets,

You just can't win. Well... you can. And then you can lose again.

"When Daniel Igali won a gold medal for Canada at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia, he stood on the podium and wept. His were tears of joy and hard-fought success—but they were also tears of promise. He knew that now another of his dreams would come true: he would use his new-found fame to help build a new primary school for the children of his hometown in Nigeria."
Source: Canadian International Development Agency.


"Olympic wrestling champion Daniel Igali, stabbed four times in the back of the neck during a recent robbery at his home in Nigeria, shudders at how close he may have come to dying."
Article from the Toronto Star newspaper.


Image from AllPosters.com.
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