11:50  AMT,  July 30, 2012

London Olympics 2012: Pregnant athlete competes in London

Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi, a shooter from Malaysia, competed at the London Olympics while eight months pregnant.

She came in 34th from out of 56 contenders at the10-meter women’s air rifle. The 29-year-old athlete will deliver her baby in about one month after the Olympics.

Nur Suryani announced that her yet-unborn baby girl already had beaten her stomach four times during the competition. The Malaysian athlete had received a special permission to be able to compete in London 2012. Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi will return to her country on Tuesday, BBC informs.     

To note, 25 athletes are representing Armenia at the 2012 London Olympics, which officially kicked off on July 27 and they will come to a close on August 12.

NEWS.am Sport


Thank you for your comment. Your comment must be confirmed by the administration.

  • Related News

  • Facebook
  • Poll
Who will win World Cup 2014?
Brazil
Argentina
Spain
Germany
Italy
England
France
Other team
  • Statistics
  • Archive