Sha’Carri Richardson Shows Up in Bossy Attire at Press Conference With Elaine Thompson-Herah and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

Published 08/21/2021, 7:13 AM EDT


The Nike Prefontaine Classic has kicked off with top athletes from all over the world participating in the competitions. One of the most anticipated appearances is that of Sha’Carri Richardson. After her Tokyo Olympics ban, Richardson is back in contention for the women’s 100-meter race in Oregon, the track she won during the US trials. The sprinter failed a doping test due to traces of Marijuana but the American is back. And by the looks of it, back with a bang.

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Sha’Carri Richardson donned a bossy attire

During the press conference of the Nike Prefontaine Classic before the 100-meter race, Richardson entered the media room in style, looking extremely confident in front of the media.

Her charismatic personality and boldness have made her a darling amongst fans. The hype surrounding Richardson is surreal, and the athlete will look to leave it all out on the track.

The American sprinter is an incredibly gifted athlete and possesses the fashion sense to go with it as well. A lineup of Sha’Carri Richardson, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, and Elaine Thompson-Herah promises a mouthwatering race for the spectators.

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They set the world for a stunning race

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The sheer talent on display at the Nike Prefontaine Classic is incredible. The Olympic gold medalist Elaine Thompson-Herah will look to continue her dominance in the events in Oregon. She took home the gold medal in Tokyo with a time of 10.61 and created a new Olympic record.

TOKYO, JAPAN – AUGUST 03: Elaine Thompson-Herah of Team Jamaica celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women’s 200m Final on day eleven of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 03, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is also expected to take part in the race and looks to carry on her legacy. Olympic bronze medalist Shericka Jackson is also amongst the favorites. But the eyes of the world will be on Richardson. The American sprinter has so much hype around her right now as she has taken her expectations and pressure on herself to another level.

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It’ll intriguing to see how Richardson performs in the event and either way, the 21-year-old seems to have a bright future ahead of her.

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Jacob Gijy

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Jacob Gijy is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Gijy finished his Masters in Counselling Psychology and worked in a hospital for 2 years before his passion for sports compelled him to find his way to sports journalism. A fan of the great Tim Duncan, he is always ready to pick up a debate with anyone who does not offer the centre the respect he deserves.

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