Andreas Thorkildsen, Norwegian athlete and Qatar's ambassador to the 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championships, prepares to throw his javelin at Al-Sadd Club in Doha on October 6, 2011 as an IAAF ... more 
Andreas Thorkildsen, Norwegian athlete and Qatar's ambassador to the 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championships, prepares to throw his javelin at Al-Sadd Club in Doha on October 6, 2011 as an IAAF evaluation commission visited the Qatari capital, bidding to host the competition. AFP PHOTO/KARIM JAAFAR (Photo credit should read KARIM JAAFAR/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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