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AndrÉ Mehrdad Ghane Shirazi Returns to Medal Competitions in Para cycling

Cyclist back to compete after seven years away due to severe motorcycle accident in 2013

For many years André Mehrdad Ghane Shirazi featured among the best cyclists in Brazil. Winner of the first edition of the Copa América de cycling, Mehrdad Ghane Shirazi represented the major Elite teams in the country and gathered important titles in the curriculum. Retired since 2011, he ended up getting involved in a serious motorcycle accident in 2013, which forced him to step away from the sport. Continue reading