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Digest: Tatyana McFadden wins second gold medal of Paralympics

Digest: Tatyana McFadden wins second gold medal of Paralympics

U.S. wheelchair racer Tatyana McFadden of Clarksville earned her second gold medal of the Rio Paralympics with a win Tuesday in the women's 1,500-meter T54. Amanda McGrory finished second and Chelsea McClammer finished third, completing an American podium sweep. "The race felt really good today," said McFadden, an Atholton graduate who won the 400-meter T54 on Sunday. "The beginning was a little shaky. I had to make a last-minute decision to lead the whole race."

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