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New Zealand weightlifter becomes 1st transgender athlete to compete at Olympics

New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard is all set to become the first transgender athlete to compete in the Tokyo Olympics. According to a statement released by the New Zealand Olympic Committee, Hubbard, 43, will compete in the women’s 87kg category. Four other members have also been selected for the weightlifting team –  Kanah Andrews-Nahu (women’s -87kg), Megan […]