Oluwatobiloba Amusan becomes the first Nigerian to win Gold at Commonwealth 100m Games Hurdles


Oluwatobiloba Amusan has won the gold medal in the women’s 100m hurdles final at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

The 20-year old woman achieved the feat on Friday at the Carrara stadium in Gold Coast, Australia.

She is now Nigeria’s first gold medallist in track and field at the ongoing games.

She is also the third Nigerian woman to make it to the podium after Modupe Oshikoya (bronze) in 1974 and Angela Atiede (bronze) in 2002.

Oluwatobiloba’s triumph is Nigeria’s eighth gold medal of the Commonwealth Games.

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