“Real as F***”: Sha’Carri Richardson’s Ex Jamaican Girlfriend Once Opened Up About Their Two-Year Relationship

Published 09/08/2023, 7:35 PM EDT

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Sha’Carri Richardson has been a force to be reckoned with in the track and field realm. Her time in the sun comes with various topics pertaining to her personal life coming to the forefront as a topic of discussion. One of which is her romantic relationship with her fellow athletes. Richardson made waves when she started dating Jamaican hurdler Janeek Brown. Like every relationship, Brown’s and Richardson’s relationship endured its ups and downs. Despite the scrutiny of their each and every move, they kept the details of their relationship to a minimum. However, Janeek Brown opened up about the nature of her relationship with Richardson in a podcast last year.

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More than a year has passed since the track and field couple separated and went their separate ways. But Brown appeared on a popular podcast to share “what went wrong” in their relationship. She revealed some shocking insider secrets while they were in the relationship.

Brown gives a tell-all recollection of her relationship with Sha’Carri Richardson

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As reported by Our Today, 25-year-old Brown once appeared on Kareem Bwoyatingz’s podcast, where she uncovered the truth about her relationship with Richardson. She revealed that she first laid eyes on Richardson during an award show. The two of them started dating during the pandemic when she was 21 years old, while Richardson was 19 years old. She added that the relationship took a disheartening turn when it involved mental, verbal, and physical abuse from both parties.

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Talking about it, Brown said, “We were both abusive, mentally, verbally, physically, everything, and if I’m going be on this and keeping it real as f***, we been abusive through most of this relationship.” The couple dated for almost two years before they ended their romance in February 2022. She also blamed their lack of maturity owing to their ages for the cause of their problems.

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Brown further added that it was a lesson for her and that she would not entertain the prospect of rekindling their relationship. Richardson once publicly acknowledged her past relationship with Brown through an Instagram story. Despite the ugly end to their relationship, Sha’Carri Richardson took to social media to defend her ex from criticism.

Sha’Carri Richardson indicates regret for her actions and launches a staunch defense of Brown

Sha’Carri Richardson had once called out social media users to leave her ex-Jamaican girlfriend alone. The track and field star added that she also made mistakes in the relationship. The American star also admitted that neither party deserved to get vitriol for their past. In a statement, she said, “I did go online and expose a part of my life that didn’t need to be exposed for the simple fact that I was hurt.”

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Richardson leaped to Brown’s defense when she received hate from internet users after Brown called out the Texas-based sprinter. She added that she would not allow anyone to attack someone that she loved, regardless of what happened.

In the wake of her past relationship revelations, Sha’Carri Richardson displays strength and support for her ex-partner, Janeek Brown. This candid admission serves as a reminder that even champions have complex personal lives, demonstrating Richardson’s resilience on and off the track.

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What do you make of Brown’s claims on the relationship? Let us know in the comments section below.

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Abhishek Rathore

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Abhishek Rathore is a US sports writer for EssentiallySports. He is a passionate sports enthusiast and comes with a staunch experience in content writing. So, he blended his love and passion and started writing about all things sports.
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