Show an ad over header. AMP

I am the FIRST

Belarus sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya departs Tokyo for Vienna

Belarusian sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya left Japan on Wednesday, aboard a plane bound for Vienna after refusing national team orders to fly home amid concerns for her safety.

Driving the news: The 24-year-old Olympian had sought refuge at the Polish embassy in Tokyo, where she was granted a humanitarian visa. But she switched flights at the last minute and boarded an Austrian Airlines flight scheduled to Vienna.

Editor's note: This a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.

regular 4 post ff

infinite scroll 4 pff



Get Goodhumans in your inbox

Most Read

More Stories