No, the paralympians would not have won the Olympic 1500 meter finals

A story on the Huffington Post is making major traction these days: The winning time in the Paralympic 1500-meter run was actually faster than the winning time in the Rio Olympics. Technically that is true: The Paralympic champion, Abdellatif Baka of Algeria, finished in 3:48.29, while Matthew Centrowitz’s winning time in the Rio games was a […]