Maame Biney Is Now Down To Her Last Shot In The Winter Olympics
The first black woman on U.S. Olympic short-track team knocked out of 500-meter event.
Maame Biney’s quest for Winter Olympics glory is still alive ― but it took a hit on Tuesday.The 18-year-old Biney, the first black woman on the U.S. Olympic short-track speedskating team, got off to a slow start in a 500-meter quarterfinal heat in Pyeongchang, South Korea. She finished fourth (44.772 seconds), eliminating her from the event.Richard Heathcote via Getty ImagesMaame Biney (center)...
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