She really does have the heart of a champion.
This is Majlinda Kelmendi. She competed in Rio as a member of Kosovo's national team, and she made history.
For the first time ever, Kosovo is fielding a team at the Olympics. Just eight years removed from the country's declaration of independence from Serbia, the war-torn country has earned a spot atop the world's premier sporting stage.
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