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Amusan sets new record, wins Commonwealth gold

Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan has won the gold medal in the women’s 100m hurdles at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

The world champion successfully defended her title at the Alexander Stadium on Sunday in the women’s 100m hurdles final.

Tobi Amusan ran a record of 12.30s to defend her Commonwealth title and set other records in the process.

Amusan also became the first World Champion to win Gold in the event and the first Nigerian athlete to be crowned champion at all levels of athletics in the same year.

With this result, Nigeria has now won 10 gold medals and 31 medals in total.

Writing by Daniel Adejo