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It’s every athlete’s dream to be called a champion. Unlike many other sports, track and field has a competitive canvas that ranges worldwide, lessening one’s chance in the spotlight. Growing up on the island of Trinidad, Kerron Clement took to his gift for running, chasing his older brother. At the age of 13, Clement’s grandmother…

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Gabby Douglas recently opened up to Oprah Winfrey about being called a “slave”  by a former teammate at the Excalibur Gymnatics in Virginia. She also told Oprah that she felt isolated and almost gave up on the sport. Excalibur Gymnastics CEO Gustavo Maure spoke against Douglas’ claims by releasing a statement saying, “We’ve had more…

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WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams became only the second woman to complete a career Golden Slam, winning the most lopsided women’s final in Olympic history Saturday by beating Maria Sharapova 6-0, 6-1. The victory completed a remarkable run of domination by the No. 4-seeded Williams, who lost only 17 games in six matches en…

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Gabby Douglas has become a legend during her first trip to the Olympics. The 16 year-old made history by becoming the first black American to win the individual all-around Olympic gold medal and the first American to win the gold in the team and all-around competitions. Douglas’ jaw-dropping performance was a display of superior athleticism,…

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Gabby Douglas captured the most prestigious title in women’s gymnastics. The 16-year-old made history by becoming the first black American to win the individual all-around Olympic gold medal. She’s also the first American to win an individual and team gold in the same Olympics. During the competition, which features the 24 most elite gymnasts in…

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Gabby Douglas has instantly become one of the biggest stars of  the 2012 Olympics. Douglas recently made history by becoming the second black female gymnast to capture an Olympic gold medal. Douglass and the U.S. women’s gymnastics team won the gold medal for the first time since 1996 in Atlanta. In honor of Douglas’ great…

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Gabby Douglas recently made history by becoming the second black female gymnast to capture an Olympic gold medal. Douglass and the U.S. women’s gymnastics team won the gold medal today and it marked the first gold medal for the U.S. team since 1996 in Atlanta. Douglas, along with Jordyn Wieber, Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and…

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