The American sprint star earned a gold medal and redemption by defeating her Jamaican rivals.
A spokesperson for American Airlines told NBC News they were able to “reaccomodate the customer on a later flight and a member of our team has reached out to learn more.”
The sprint star did not speak with reporters after her disappointing 100-meter race.
The sprinter who was suspended before the Tokyo Olympics is on the comeback trail in style.
Both athletes failed a drug test before the Olympics, but only one was allowed to compete.
Richardson ran against all three Tokyo Olympic medalists in the 100-meter race at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Oregon.
The American sprint star didn't get a chance to compete in Tokyo but she had her say about the race.
Jamaica's Elaine Thompson-Herah won in record time, but would the best American have been faster?
The White House press secretary made it crystal clear what she thought of the track star's absence from the upcoming games.
Though her 30-day marijuana suspension will be up in time for one track and field race, the team did not select her to compete.