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Oluwatobiloba Amusan has won a gold medal in the women 100 metres hurdles at the ongoing  Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in Australia. The 20-year-old athlete raced to cross the line in 12.68 seconds making her the first Nigerian to win the title at the 2018 Commonwealth games.

Amusan, despite not getting off to the best of starts, recovered to beat two Jamaican athletes Danielle Williams and Yanique Thompson to the most prized medal. Williams recorded a time of 12.68 seconds to win silver while Thompson won bronze with a time 12.97 seconds. Amusan had earlier won the her women’s 100m hurdles round 1 – heat 1 with a time of 12.73 seconds.

This victory has increased the number of  Nigeria’s medal to eight gold, five silver, and five bronze. Nigeria has earlier recorded victory  in shot-put, paralympics, table-tennis and others at the on-going sport events .


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