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Allyson Felix becomes an Olympic legend for multiple reasons

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The diving competition at the Rio Olympics was in full swing on Monday. Unfortunately for sprinter Allyson Felix, the best gold medal dive came at the track and field competition. Felix was looking to win the gold medal in the women’s 400-meter dash. Competing in her fourth Olympiad, she was a favorite to do so. As the race neared the final stages, Felix seemed even or possibly slightly ahead of Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas. In what will become Olympic…

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Usain Bolt shines bright, wins another Olympic 100 gold

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If there were any doubts, it took less than 10 seconds – 9.81, to be exact – for Usain Bolt to erase them. He is the Olympic champion once again. On a muggy Sunday night in Rio, the Jamaican superstar won the signature event in track and field in a runaway and added this line to his already gleaming resume: first person to capture three straight 100-meter titles at the Olympics. The 6-foot-5 sprinter/celebrity overcame his typically slow unfurling from…

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