BREAKING: Amusan Sets New Record, Wins Gold At Commonwealth Games(video)

  Nigerian athlete, Tobi Amusan has set a new record by winning the 100 meters hurdles gold at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, the United Kingdom. The 25-year-old clocked 12.30 seconds to set a new games record. This is coming two weeks after she became the first Nigerian athlete to win a World Athletics Championship gold as she stormed to victory in the women’s 100m hurdles in Oregon. Amusan, who had obliterated the world record in an astonishing semi-final where she clocked 12.12sec, powered over the line at Hayward Field…

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#CommonwealthGames : Goodness Chiemerie Wins Gold in women Discus throw, sets World Record (video)

Nigeria’s Goodness Chiemerie Nwachukwu has clinched Gold in the final of the women’s Discus Throw F42-44/61-64 event in the ongoing XXII Commonwealth Games holding in Birmingham. The 23-year-old threw 34.84m to set a new World Record in her first attempt, then threw 36.56m in her second attempt to eclipse her previous world record. She came close to smashing another with a 36.31m and 36.38m in her 3rd and 5th attempts respectively.   Read Also : #commonwealthGames : Chioma Onyekwere wins Gold in Discus. However, her second attempt (36.56m) did the…

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World Championships: Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan sets World Record twice (video)

Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan early Monday set a World Record, twice, to win the 100m hurdles in style at the World Championships. Her victory and another great performance by Ese Brume meant that after labouring all week long with nothing tangible to show for their efforts, Team Nigeria ended their campaign at the World Championships in Oregon on a spectacular note; winning a gold and a silver medal on the final day of action. The duo of Tobi Amusan and Ese Brume produced the medals for Nigeria and they did it in style…

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