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Pakistan's hockey team battles back from brink


It has been a dramatic year for Pakistan's hockey team: after a string of poor results the entire team resigned in shame.

But many of the players, most from poor backgrounds, have since been brought back, and there's been a huge turn around in their fortunes. Now the team is preparing to head for the London Olympics in 2012.

For the latest in our World Olympic Dreams series, Aleem Maqbool reports from the Punjab.


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