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Davie's Nick Delpopolo progressing toward Olympic bid

Davie's Nick Delpopolo progressing toward Olympic bid

Nick Delpopolo took a step closer to qualifying for the 2016 Olympics after finishing 4-1 in Hungary last weekend to earn a bronze medal at the Budapest Grand Prix. The Davie judo fighter was only American male to medal in the international judo tournament and also the first American male this year to win Grand Prix medal. Delpopolo is attempting an Olympic comeback after he was expelled from the 2012 London Olympics for failing a test for banned substances. He said at the time he'd inadvertently eaten food laced with marijuana. The 26-year-old New Jersey native moved to South Florida late last year to train for the 2016 Rio Games. "Entering the Budapest Grand Prix I...

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