Afghan track star Massoud Azizi, 20, runs along a dirt trail on a hill overlooking the country's capital on March 6, 2008 in Kabul, Afghanistan. Azizi, who participated in the 2004 Olympics, is one of three Afghan athletes confirmed for the Beijing 2008 Olympics. Aziz says he is faster and stronger now in the 100 metre and 200 metre sprints. His brother is also a former Olympic runner who now lives in California. By Paula Bronstein/Getty Images.