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Puerto Rico's First Olympic Gold Medalist Scores Huge Honor
Tennis star Monica Puig clearly left her mark on the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Puerto Rico Makes Olympic History
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We salute Monica Puig for her valor and tenacity to bring a gold medal to her island, and to help prove what many in the stands were chanting during her finals match: "Si se puede."
No USA, You Can’t Claim Monica Puig’s Puerto Rico Gold Medal Win As Your Own
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Her victory is the gleam of hope Puerto Rico never knew it needed until now.
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#CrisisIsland Holds On Tight To #PicaPower: How Monica Puig United Puerto Rico On Social Media
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2. Memes and Gifs: People also turned to social media to publish creative pieces of media, also highlighting how Monica united
Why Monica Puig's Historic Gold Medal Win For Puerto Rico Brought Me To Tears
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I've never cried when the USA has a won a medal at the Olympics. I've been proud, but never brought to tears. Yesterday, I did cry.
Alvin Baez / Reuters
Puerto Rico Loses It As Monica Puig Wins Island's First-Ever Olympic Gold
"I think I united a nation," the Olympian said.
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Tennis Player Monica Puig Wins Puerto Rico's First Olympic Gold Medal
By Joshua Schneyer, Reuters
Puig is also the first woman to ever win an Olympic medal for Puerto Rico.
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