Shani Davis: Making Black History at the 2014 Winter Olympics

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While he continued to rack up American and World championships, Davis’s second trip to the Winter Olympics in 2010 would again set him apart as the best speed skater in the world. He broke two world records in the 1,000m and 1,500m and took home the gold and silver.

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