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Myles Porter - Part Rival, Part Respect

Medal Quest

Judo fighter Myles Porter talks about his rival and nemesis - and off-court friend - Brazil's Antonio Tenorio da Silva, and about what drives him to compete. Antonio da Silva is the reigning Paralympic judo champion, the first to win gold medals at four consecutive Summer Games. Myles Porter knows how hard he'll have to work to beat da Silva in London. [2 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Program Description: Judo fighter Myles Porter talks about his rival and nemesis - and off-court friend - Brazil's Antonio Tenorio da Silva, and about what drives him to compete. Antonio da Silva is the reigning Paralympic judo champion, the first to win gold medals at four consecutive Summer Games. Myles Porter knows how hard he'll have to work to beat da Silva in London.

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