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Lee Banks Huge Deposit

Lee Banks did it, finally, So did Abbas Khatami. And PD Devers. Yes, they all moved on to the next level with victories at the North American Championships held in Cleveland, Ohio over the weekend.

Banks, the Heavyweight out of Florida, won his class and the Overall; Khatami, from Irvine, California, won the Super Heavyweight class for the THIRD time, but won't be heading back to Cleveland for yet another shot at a pro card in 2011. Happily for Abbas, two pro cards were given out to the men for the first time at the NA; since Abbas finished second to Banks in the Overall balloting, it's bye-bye NPC, hello IFBB. Ditto for PD Devers, who toppled the field in the Masters 40+ to get, at last, that long awaited pro card. Congrats, guys.

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