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Yes, she can never do the Produnova. But the feisty Dipa Karmakar overcame much more — fate, career-threatening injuries and an exile — to become the first Indian to win a gold medal in an international gymnastics event. She chose high difficulty levels at age 24, when most gymnasts are expected to level out, and has set the bar higher.

 
 
 
 
 
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