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Pistorius rules out running in 2013

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Murder-accused South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius will not race this season, his agent said Monday, weeks before the Paralympian's return to court. 

South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius runs through the finish line to win the men's 4x100 metres relay T42-46 final for his team at the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London on September 5, 2012. Murder-accused Pistorius will not race this season, his agent said Monday, weeks before the Paralympian's return to court.

The decision means Pistorius will miss out on the August 10-18 World Athletics Championships in Moscow.

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