In the women’s 10,000 metre final of the World Athletics Championships that took place on the 24th , a tragedy occurred in the final steps of the race which resulted in the loss of a Bronze Medal occurred right in front of our eyes!
Here is the final sprint to the finish line!
Then, the unexpected tragedy occurs at this moment….
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At the last minute, the American athlete, Molly Huddle narrowly misses the bronze medal when she pulls up just before the finish line and another runner sneaks in front of her.
The consequences of a careless moment was so small but so huge for these athletes. The time difference between 3rd place and fourth was just .009 seconds (31: 43.49 – 31: 43.58)…
After the race, the athletes acknowledged each other’s good fight. They both did not give up until the end.
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