The Biggest Surprise Stars of the Olympic Games

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The Biggest Surprise Stars of the Olympic Games
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The Olympic Games have produced many champions. Of those, the majority were already rising stars or proven pros.

This list is not that majority.

The following athletes were the unknowns, the underdogs, or the has-beens.

Click on to see 15 stars that shocked nations around the world with their improbable victories. 

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