Source: Cristina Laila

Tamyra Mensah-Stock won a gold medal in the women’s 68 kg freestyle wrestling final on Tuesday.

She is the second woman to win an Olympic wrestling gold medal.

Tamyra was interviewed shortly after she won.

She was overcome with emotion and hoped to inspire young girls.


When asked how she felt about representing the US she beamed with pride and said she loves the US and gave all the glory to God.

“It feels amazing! I love representing the US! I freaking love living there. I love it and I’m so happy I get to represent U-S-A! I love it” she said jumping up and down.