The Globe & Mail
Story "I was scared a lot, because of all the crowd around and lost, because this is the first time, Shahrkhani said afterward. "I'm excited and proud to be representing my country, unfortunately I lost, but hopefully I'll do better next time.
Saudi Arabia's Wojdan Shaherkani has struck a blow for gender equality at the Olympics. Photograph: Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters A 16-year-old girl who has never before competed in an international competition has struck a blow for gender equality,...