Mali at the Olympics

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Mali at the Olympics is a history which started in the 1960s. Since 1962, Mali has contributed to the growth of the "Olympic Movement". [1]

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Mali is MLI.[2]

History[change | change source]

Mali has taken part in the Summer Olympic Games held in 1964, 1972, and every Olympics since 1980. The country has never won an Olympic medal. No athletes from Mali have been in any Winter Olympic Games.

The National Olympic Committee for Mali was formed in 1962 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1963.[3]

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References[change | change source]

  1., "Factsheet: The Olympic Movement"; retrieved 2012-7-28.
  2. "Official abbreviations" at The Games of the XVIII Olympiad, Tokyo, 1964, [p. 9 of 409 PDF]; retrieved 2012-8-16.
  3. International Olympic Committee. "Comité National Olympique et Sportif du Mali". Retrieved 13 June 2011. 

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