US swimmer and Canadian swimmer tied to 1/ 100 of a second.


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Eileen Herbert • Jul 3, 2017

As a Canadian , I am still pissed off at NBC when they totally and on
purpose ignored the fact that Simone Manuel and Penny Oleksiak were
tied to the 1/100 of a second in the 100 fr in Rio. Simone Manuel was the only winner. I wonder what would have happened if the other American swimmer Abby W was the one who tied Manuel to the 1/ 100 of a second
Which one would have received top billing ? Easy to diss a Canadian
swimmer but a white American swimmer ?

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