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Canadian swimmer Huot wins gold at Paralympic Games

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The Canadian Press
8/30/2012 3:28:48 PM
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LONDON -- Canada's first medal of the Paralympic Games is gold.

Montreal swimmer Benoit Huot won the men's 200-metre individual medley.

He also broke his own world record with a time of two minutes 10.01 seconds.

It's Huot's ninth career gold medal in Paralympic swimming but first since 2004.

The 28-year-old won four bronze medals in Beijing four years ago.

Benoit Huot (Photo: Clive Rose/Getty Images)

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(Photo: Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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