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Brazilian Judoka Claps Back at Racists Who Called Her 'A Monkey' at the London Games

Rafaela Silva took a moment to address racist trolls from the London games during a post-victory press conference last week.

For Judoka Rafaela Silva, winning Brazil’s first gold medal at Rio is a testament to overcoming the wave of racist comments directed at her by fellow Brazilians on social media after London 2012.

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A Zambian Judoka Pulled Off the Ultimate Upset at the Rio 2016 Olympics

Zambian judoka Mathews Punza is putting Team Zambia on the map at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics.