Gymnast Olga Korbut charms the World - Faster, Higher, Stronger - BBC Two
- Published: 02 July 2012
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bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00v9bs4 In 1972, watched by a huge new primetime television audience, the unknown 17 year old from the Soviet Union was a sensation. Never before had the Olympics seen a gymnast like this -- small, supple and smiling. Her floor exercise captured hearts with its impish charm and Olga's own childlike delight in her performance.
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