Nalanda: Sportsmanship at its height

Barshim from Qatar (left) and Tamberi from Italy (right) celebrating their shared gold medal result. Sports is rife with competition and an athlete’s achievements are founded on being better than your opponent. On 1 August however, Qatar’s Mutaz Essa Barshim and Italy’s Gianmarco Tamberi defied the competition by sharing a historic Olympic gold medal for…