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Egyptian Modern Pentathlete Muhannad Shaaban Qualifies for Olympics

Egyptian national pentathlon team member, Muhannad Shaaban, secured gold in the Modern Pentathlon World Cup final in Turkey.

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Egyptian modern pentathlon athlete Muhannad Shaaban claimed the gold medal at the Modern Pentathlon World Cup final in Ankara, Turkey, securing a spot in the 2024 Paris Olympics. Shaaban's performance surpassed that of British Tokyo Olympics champion Joseph Chung, marking a significant milestone in his career.

The Modern Pentathlon World Cup in Ankara featured 72 players vying for qualification for the next Olympic Games, with Egypt ranking sixth among the competing teams.