Quest for Gold – Episode 64: Olympic hurdler David Kendziera knows ‘anything can happen’ if he can get to 400-meter finals

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Illinois’ David Kendziera competes in the men’s 110 hurdles on the third day of the NCAA outdoor college track and field championships in Eugene, Ore., Friday, June 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez)

On this week’s Quest for Gold…

A positive COVID test for US Women’s gymnastics.

Coco Gauff won’t be able to make the trip.

A major sponsor pulls out of the Games.

‘Debunking’ Olympic Village no sex beds rumor.

And on this week’s Quest for Gold athlete spotlight we talk with Olympic hurdler David Kendziera.  He’s competing in his first ever Olympics.  His main goal…get into the final.  He knows there “anything can happen.”

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