The United States’ Simone Manuel, left, and Canada’s Penny Oleksiak celebrated winning joint gold and setting a new Olympic record in the women’s 100-meter freestyle Thursday in Rio.
The United States’ Simone Manuel, left, and Canada’s Penny Oleksiak celebrated winning joint gold and setting a new Olympic record in the women’s 100-meter freestyle Thursday in Rio. Matt Slocum AP
The United States’ Simone Manuel, left, and Canada’s Penny Oleksiak celebrated winning joint gold and setting a new Olympic record in the women’s 100-meter freestyle Thursday in Rio. Matt Slocum AP

Manuel first black woman to win swim gold

August 11, 2016 11:45 PM