Oscar Pistorius's Shocking Fall from Grace in 6 Clicks

After an inspiring ascension to stardom, the Olympic athlete is sentenced to six years in prison for the murder of his girlfriend

1. OLYMPIC GLORY

South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius, a double-amputee, makes Olympic history when he becomes the first Paralympian to compete in an able-bodied track event at the 2012 Summer Games. Though he fails to medal, his performance inspires many, as does his attitude: "Being disabled doesn't have to be a disadvantage," he says.