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    Afghan sportsmen dream of Olympic gold - 21 Apr 09

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    A growing number of Afghans are practising sports.

    The national cricket team, which narrowly missed qualifying for the World Cup, has won an army of fans.

    Al Jazeera's Todd Baer reports from Kabul, where aspiring sportsmen are training with the goal of winning the nation's first Olympic gold medal.