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Aug 19, 2016

Nikki Hamblin is a true Olympian

Nikki Hamblin is a true Olympian

Sometimes it is not about winning but about showing compassion for your competitors.
During a first round 5000m race American athlete Abbey D'Agostino twisted her ankle badly and fell onto the track. New Zealand runner Nikki Hamblin stopped running her own race to help her competitor up.
A gold medal for Nikki please.

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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