Rio 2016: Mohammed Abu Khoussa, Men’s 100m & 200m

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Born in Gaza to Egyptian parents, Khoussa will represent Palestine in both the 100 and 200 metre sprint competitions.

A seasoned athlete, Khoussa won a bronze medal at the 2016 Asian Indoor Athletics Championship in Qatar and set a national Palestinian record at a tournament in France in 2014, beating his own record of 10.87 seconds.