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In a statement, Greece triple-jumper Voula Papachristou said:
Greek triple jump athlete Voula Papachristou, who had been part of Greece's delegation to the London Olympics, has been expelled from the team over a racist post on her Twitter account earlier this week, Greece newspaper Ekathimerini reports.
The athlete is said to have referred to the West Nile virus and immigrants in Greece.
Greece has expelled an Olympic athlete over comments made on social media that have been considered racist, according to reports.