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Iranian discus thrower Ehsan Haddadi ready for Olympics

TEHRAN, Aug. 3(Mehr News Agency)--Iranian discus thrower Ehsan Haddadi is fully recovered to participate in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, according to the president of Iranian Track and Field Federation.

"The doctors have said there is no problem and Haddadi is able to compete in Olympics. He couldn't train as hard as he wanted in the past month but is very optimistic about his participation in the event."

Haddadi's personal best throw is 63 meters now and it is while the Asian record holder had thrown 69.32 meters in June 2008 in Tallinn, Estonia.

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