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Still dreaming Jereem savours podium moment

Kwame Laurence :: Trinidad Express :: 14.04.2018

For the second time in four days, the sweet sounds of steelpan filled the Carrara Stadium here in Gold Coast, Australia. On Friday evening, the national anthem was played during the men's 200 metres medal ceremony, and Jereem "The Dream" Richards basked in the moment.

Thursday night was frenetic: flailing arms; obstruction of "The Dream"; disqualification of Englishman Zharnel Hughes; rejection of the English appeal; and finally, confirmation of Trinidad and Tobago's second gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games and 10th all-time.

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Still dreaming Jereem savours podium moment
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ALL THAT GLITTERS IS... : Trinidad and Tobago's Jereem Richards proudly displays his gold medal yesterday, during the medal cermony for the Men's 200-metre final at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games at the Carrara Stadium on the Gold Coast, Australia. -- Photo: AFP

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