Close shave for Tamberi as Italian wins high jump gold

Mar 21, 2016 547

Until winning high jump gold at the world indoor athletics championships on Saturday, Italian Gianmarco Tamberi was recognized more for competing with half his beard shaved off than for his results.

GQ Magazine once ran an item about Tamberi and his unconventional grooming habits under the banner: "Don't do this" but on Saturday the Italian made headlines for all the right reasons.

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Source: http://www.reuters.com/

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