Controversial 16-Year-Old Swimmer Ye Shiwen Wins Another Gold Medal In Dominating Fashion

Ye Shiwen won again today, setting an Olympic record in the 200m IM en route to her second gold medal of the games.

Earlier this week, Yi swan a ridiculously fast final 50m of the 400m IM, prompting some people to question whether something fishy was going on with the 16-year-old. Here’s what John Leonard of USA Swimming said:

“Any time someone has looked like Superwoman in the history of our sport they have later been found guilty of doping.”

Her final 50m in that race was even faster than Ryan Lochte’s.

But despite it all, she has been racing on. Here’s what she did to the field today:


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