Tobi Amusan Breaks World Record in Athletics Championship

Tobi Amusan Breaks World Record in Athletics Championship

Oluwatobiloba Ayomide Amusan, simply known as Tobi Amusan is currently is being toasted around the world for an unprecedented feat in athletics. Tobi is a Nigerian track and field athlete professional in the 100 metres hurdles and also competes as a sprinter.
She won the 2022 World Athletics Championships in the 100 metres hurdles, setting a new world record of 12.12 seconds in the semifinal, then a 12.06 in the final. She was the 2018 Commonwealth and 2018 African champion and is also a two-time African Games champion in the event. She won the Diamond League Trophy in Zurich in 2021 in the 100m hurdles. Born 23 April 1997
Amusan showed a lot of athletic potential from an early age. She was a silver medallist at the 2013 African Youth Championships in Warri. She also claimed gold in the 100 metres hurdles at the 2015 African Junior Athletics Championships in Addis Ababa. In 2015, while making her All-Africa Games debut as an eighteen year old, she won the gold medal in the 100 metres hurdles.

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