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China’s relay racers are furious after getting kicked out of the final by the U.S. team’s unusual rerun

2 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
he Americans got to run the 4x100 relay at the Rio Olympics for a second time after claiming that a Brazilian athlete forced them to drop the baton. They pushed China out of the eighth-place position, prompting one Chinese sprinter to ask if the sport was "clean."
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.