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Olympics – 1984 Los Angeles – ABC Profile – Winning 1st Medal In Olympic History


In this video….ABC’s Jim McKay presents a profile of athletes who have won the 1st ever medal in Olympics history for their country…..like Nawal El Moutawakel of Morocco….when she won the women’s 400 m hurdles at the ’84 Olympics…..and Gabriel Tiacoh in the men’s 400 m dash in track and field….who won silver for the Ivory Coast…..their first medal in Olympics History.

This video ends up with a prelude to the track men’s 400 m dash finals…..where JAM Bert Cameron had to scratch before the finals….cuz he pulled a hamstring in the semifinals.

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