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Rio Olympics: Bronze for hijab-wearing US fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad

"This has been a long journey for us," said Muhammad. "This is six years in the making. "I`ll never forget this moment.

WATCH: HILARIOUS! Phone falls from fencer's pocket in the middle of Olympics bout

WATCH: HILARIOUS! Phone falls from fencer's pocket in the middle of Olympics bout

The 24-year-old has tucked his phone in his back pocket during the all-important Olympics bout.

US Olympian asked to remove hijab at a cultural festival

US Olympian asked to remove hijab at a cultural festival

"Even after I explained it was for religious reasons, he insisted I had to remove my hijab," she said on Twitter.