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Can you name the sports-related English terms from their modern Greek cognates?

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καλλισθενικήGeneral term for bodyweight exercises such as pushups, situps, pull-ups, etc.
ΟλυμπιακούςMultinational games held every fourth winter or summer
δίσκοςA heavy, round, plate-like object thrown, e.g. as a competitive sport
γυμνάσιοLarge room or building for indoor sports (full word)
αθλητήςParticipant in a sporting event, e.g. a cross-country runner
αερόβιοςForm of exercise designed to enhance cardiovascular fitness
ΠατριώτεςNew England NFL team
ΠελεκάνοιNew Orleans NBA team
γυμναστικήSport that shows off feats of agility, e.g. on a pommel horse
κάρταIn association football, a yellow one is a warning and a red one forces a player off the field
στάδιοArena or venue where sporting events are held
μαραθώνιοςAn endurance run of 42.195 kilometers or 26.2188 miles
ζώνηA designated region. E.g. may be preceded by 'strike' in baseball or by 'end' in American football

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