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Olympics / Kardong / East Germany and Steroids #621895

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 19, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Spokane: Mike Boettcher) Attempt of marathon runner Don Kardong to get a bronze medal 22 years after the 1976 Montreal Olympics after a discovery that the East German gold medalist, Waldemar Cierpinski, was using steroids featured. [KARDONG - talks about running the race; talks about his 4th place certificate; says he heard about the East German "doping" program.] [Dr. Werner FRANKE - says the whole East German team was on steroids.]

Reporter(s):
Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom
Duration:
00:02:40

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