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The 400 Meter Favorite

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The 400 Meter Favorite

The 400 Meter Favorite

The 400 Meter Favorite

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Australian sprinter Cathy Freeman has captured the interest of many at these Summer Olympic Games: she's the favorite in the women's 400 meter race and she is also Australia's best-known aboriginal woman. That's made her - unexpectedly - a national symbol. NPR's Howard Berkes has a profile.

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