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Saudi Arabia's First Female Olympian Raises Scorn Of Kingdom's Clerics

AP | AYA BATRAWY | Posted 08.03.2012 | World

CAIRO -- There was no way Alaa al-Mizyen, a 22-year-old Saudi investment consultant, was missing this Olympic match. While her family slept in late Fr...

Saudi Judoka's Debut Brief But Memorable

AP | PAUL HAVEN and BARBARA SURK | Posted 10.03.2012 | Sports

LONDON — It was over in little more than a minute, but it will go down as one of the most memorable moments of the London Games. A young Saudi ...

Saudi Arabian Olympian Prepares For Fight Of Her Life

AP | PAUL HAVEN | Posted 10.02.2012 | Sports

LONDON (AP) — A teenage Saudi judo fighter is preparing for the battle of her life — and not only on the mat. Wojdan Ali Seraj Abdu...

Solution Found In Olympic Headscarf Controversy?

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 09.30.2012 | Sports

LONDON — A female judo fighter from Saudi Arabia will be allowed to compete in the Olympics wearing a form of headscarf after a compromise was r...

Saudi Judoka Not Allowed To Wear Headscarf

AP | Posted 09.25.2012 | Sports

By MARIA CHENG, The Associated Press LONDON — The International Judo Federation says one of Saudi Arabia's first female athletes selected for th...