Soviet Union's - Tamara and Irina Press / by Molly Schiot

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The sisters collectively won 26 world records and Olympic medals in the 1950's and 60's. They were the center of a massive scandal, because of their masculine physiques, that ultimately resulted in mandatory gender verification for the Olympic Games.

The sisters collectively won 26 world records and Olympic medals in the 1950's and 60's. They were the center of a massive scandal, because of their masculine physiques, that ultimately resulted in mandatory gender verification for the Olympic Games.