Olympics for robots in Bristol

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Olympics for robots in Bristol


This competition isn't between humans, though, it's between robots. A total of twenty six teams of robotics experts have met in Bristol, England, to test the bravery of their metal men in the 16th  edition of the  Federation of International Robotics Association (FIRA) RoboWorld Cup, which ends on Saturday.

Soccer is the main sport of the contest, but the robots - including one named "Usain Volt"- also compete in sprinting, basketball and weightlifting.

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