French steeplechaser loses his shirt – and his gold medal

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Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad was stripped of his European title in Zurich after removing his shirt in celebration on final straight.

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Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad was stripped of the 3,000m steeplechase gold medal after performing a shirtless celebration down the final straight at the European Athletics championships on Thursday, reports The Guardian.